In search of our roots: how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past

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Crown Publishers,
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c2009.
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English
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The distinguished scholar examines the origins and history of African-American ancestry as he profiles nineteen noted African Americans and illuminates their individual family sagas throughout U.S. history.
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subject_facet Africa -- Genealogy, African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Genealogy, HISTORY / United States / General, United States -- Genealogy
title_display In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past
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