Roots the saga of an american family
Title
Roots the saga of an american family

Author
Haley, Alex.

ISBN
9780792749066

Edition
30th anniversary ed.

Publication Information
North Kingstown, R.I. : BBC Audiobooks America, p2007.

Physical Description
3 sound discs (30 hr.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Unabridged.
 
Compact disc.
 
This audiobook is encoded in MP3 format and will only play on CD players that are MP3 compatible.

Personal Subject
Haley, Alex.
 
Haley family.
 
Kinte family.

Subject Term
African Americans -- Biography.
 
African American families -- Biography.
 
Slavery -- United States.
 
Slaveholders -- Southern States.
 
African Americans -- History -- To 1863.
 
MP3 (Audio coding standard)

Geographic Term
Southern States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
 
Southern States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
 
Confederate States of America -- History.

Genre
Audiobooks

Added Author
Dyson, Michael Eric
 
Brooks, Avery,

Local Subject
Spoken MP3 collection.

Summary
Alex Haley traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunte Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. He follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed.

System Details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software.