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In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Authors: Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.
Call number: 973.0496 GAT
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2009.
Publication date: c2009.
Subject: African Americans -- Genealogy.
African Americans -- Biography.
United States -- Genealogy.
Africa -- Genealogy.
Title: In search of our roots : how 19 extraordinary African Americans reclaimed their past / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 438 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents note: Introduction: Family matters -- Prefatory notes on the African slave trade -- Maya Angelou -- Quincy Jones -- Morgan Freeman -- Tina Turner -- Peter J. Gomes -- Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot -- Tom Joyner -- Benjamin Carson -- Oprah Winfrey -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Mae Jemison -- T.D. Jakes -- Linda Johnson Rice -- Kathleen Henderson -- Jackie Joyner-Kersee -- Don Cheadle -- Chris Rock -- Bliss Broyard -- Chris Tucker -- How to trace your own roots -- Note on DNA testing methods.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780307382405
0307382400
LCCN: 2008011860
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1166665
Bib No.: 1166665

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