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The African
by Harold Courlander

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    List Price: $7.95
    Format: Hardcover
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780517506806
    Imprint: Crown
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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    Book Description:

    Before Alex Hailey’s Roots there was Courlander’s The African, which chronicles the experiences of a young African boy, Hwesuhunu, who is kidnapped from his homeland. His story recreates the horrors of the Middle Passage and the degradation of slavery.



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