The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies

Haley, Alex. Roots

LC control no.no2016007990
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingHaley, Alex. Roots
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
See alsoAuthor: Haley, Alex
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Other standard no.
Form of workBiographical fiction Historical fiction Novels Nonfiction novels
Beginning date1976
Found inDelmont, Matthew F. Making Roots, 2016.
Wikipedia, May 17, 2017 (Roots: The Saga of an American Family is a novel written by Alex Haley and first published in 1976; was originally described as "faction" and was sold in the non-fiction section of bookstores)
Roots website, May 17, 2017: author (In 1976, after twelve years of research, Alex published Roots, a novel based loosely on his family's history)
Publishers weekly, August 27, 2007: page 86 (Roots; Alex Haley's groundbreaking historical novel (based on his own family's history))