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Alex Haley

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Publisher:
Chelsea House,
Pub. Date:
c2005.
Language:
English
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Read about the author who depicted the desire of African Americans to reclaim their ancestry. Alex Haley wrote two of the 20th century's most widely read books: Roots and The Autobiography of Malcolm X .
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9780791082492
9780791083697
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Full title alex haley
Author shirley david
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display_description A biography of author Alex Haley whose books "The Autobiography of Malcolm X" and "Roots" revealed the African-American experience in the twentieth century. Explores Haley's childhood, his Coast Guard service, and his early career as a journalist. Describes the success of his book about Malcolm X and the ten-year research project that culminated in 1976 with the publication of "Roots," the Pulitzer Prize-winning book about his family's history.
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series Black Americans of achievement
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subject_facet African American historians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Historiography -- Juvenile literature, Authors, American, Haley, Alex, Haley, Alex -- Juvenile literature, Historians, Historians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Alex Haley
title_full Alex Haley / David Shirley ; with additional text by Heather Lehr Wagner
title_short Alex Haley
topic_facet African American historians, African Americans, Authors, American, Haley, Alex, Historians, Historiography