ROOTS by Alex Haley,The Saga of an American family, Doubleday & Company, 1976, First Edition BOOK CLUB EDITION. When he was a boy in Henning, Tennesse, Alex Haley's grandmother used to tell him stories about their family - stories that went back to her grandparents, down through the generations all the way to a man called "the African." This man we would later find out to be "KUNTA KINTE What a wonderful and powerful story! This is the story of a young African man brought to America in1767 during the Slave Trade. At age sixteen he was abducted from his village and transported on the Lord Ligonier to Maryland and sold to a Virginia planter. It is a True EPIC!
Biographies-Memoirs, Ethnic-National, African-American-Black,