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Finding Oprah's Roots

Finding your Own
Gates, Henry Louis (Book - 2007 )
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Finding Oprah's Roots will not only endow readers with a new appreciation for the key contributions made by history's unsung but also equip them with the tools to connect to pivotal figures in their own past. A roadmap through the intricacies of public documents and online databases, the book also highlights genetic testing resources that can make it possible to know one's distant tribal roots in Africa. For Oprah, the path back to the past was emotion-filled and profoundly illuminating, connecting the narrative of her family to the larger American narrative and "anchoring" her in a way not previously possible. For the reader, Finding Oprah's Roots offers the possibility of an equally rewarding experience.
Authors: Gates, Henry Louis, Jr
Title: Finding Oprah's roots
finding your own
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 191 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Henry Louis Gates, Jr
ISBN: 0307382389
9780307382382
Branch Call Number: 929.1072 G259f 2007
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-185) and index
Subject Headings: African Americans Genealogy Handbooks, manuals, etc
Topical Term: African Americans
LCCN: 2006036059
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