De (autor)
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 02 Jan 1998

Vezi toate premiile Carte premiată

Benjamin Franklin Award (2008), Listen Up (2007), Audies (2008)
Tracing his ancestry through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, the author discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. This title tells his story.
Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Carte Paperback (3) 5828 lei  Economic 2-4 săpt. +2192 lei  4-8 zile
  Random House – 02 Jan 1998 5828 lei  Economic 2-4 săpt. +2192 lei  4-8 zile
  Da Capo Press – 02 May 2016 10857 lei  Economic 2-4 săpt. +1162 lei  9-15 zile
  Ishi Press – 20 Nov 2015 15952 lei  Economic 2-4 săpt. +2102 lei  9-15 zile

Preț: 5828 lei

Puncte Express: 87

Preț estimativ în valută:
1196 1412$ 1066£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 04-18 decembrie
Livrare express 24-28 noiembrie pentru 3191 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76


ISBN-13: 9780099362814
ISBN-10: 0099362813
Pagini: 704
Dimensiuni: 130 x 198 x 40 mm
Greutate: 0.51 kg
Ediția: New
Editura: Random House
Locul publicării: United Kingdom


"The book is an act of love, and it is this which makes it haunting" New York Times "A gripping mixture of urban confessional and political manifesto, it not only inspired a generation of black activists, but drove home the bitter realities of racism to a mainstream white liberal audience" Observer "Groundbreaking" Associated Press "A Pulitzer Prize-winning story about the family ancestry of author Alex Haley... [and] a symbolic chronicle of the odyssey of African Americans from the continent of Africa to a land not of their choosing" Washington Post

Notă biografică

Alex Haley taught himself to write during a twenty-year stint in the US Coast Guard. He became its first Chief Journalist, a position he held until he retired in 1959 to become a magazine writer and interviewer. His first book was The Autobiography of Malcolm X, after which he spent twelve years researching and writing Roots, which won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Alex Haley died in Seattle, Washington in 1992.