Roots

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Alex Haley

Narrated By: Avery Brooks

Publisher: Random House UK

Date: October 2011

Duration: 30 hours 9 minutes

Summary:

Tracing his ancestory through six generations - slaves and freedmen, farmers and blacksmiths, lawyers and architects - back to Africa, Alex Haley discovered a sixteen-year-old youth, Kunta Kinte. It was this young man, who had been torn from his homeland and and in torment and anguish brought to the slave markets of the New World, who held the key to Haley's deep and distant past.

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