Roots is not just a saga of my family. It is the symbolic saga of a people.
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Alexander Palmer Haley (August 11, 1921 - February 10, 1992) was an African American writer (though he was also proud of his Irish and Cherokee ancestry). He is best known for his book Roots: The Saga of an American Family.
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