Roots

References

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  2. ^ (1976, December 13). "CRITICS CIRCLE NOMINATES 20 BOOKS BY U.S. AUTHORS", The New York Times, page 32
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  5. ^ (1976, November 21). "Best Seller List — November 21, 1976", The New York Times, page 254
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  8. ^ The New York Times Best Seller List — August 7, 1977
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  11. ^ (1977, February 19). "'Roots' Boosts Interest In LDS Genealogy Units", The Deseret News
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