Faces of America : how 12 extraordinary people discovered their pasts / Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Author(s): Gates, Henry Louis
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Subjects: Genetic genealogy--United States--Case studies
Race--Biography
United States--Genealogy--Case studies
United States--Biography
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : New York University Press, c2010
LC Classification: C, CS
Physical Description: x, 278 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Added Titles: Faces of America (Television program)
Alternate Title(s): Faces of America (Television program).
Notes: LCCN: 2010016968
ISBN: 9780814732649 (alk. paper) :$26.95
ISBN: 081473264X (alk. paper) :$26.95
Based on PBS television series Faces of America hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Contents: A note on DNA testing -- Mike Nichols -- Meryl Streep -- Queen Noor -- Louise Erdrich -- Yo-Yo Ma -- Dr. Mehmet Oz -- Mario Batali -- Elizabeth Alexander -- Malcolm Gladwell -- Stephen Colbert -- Kristi Yamaguchi -- Eva Longoria Parker -- DNA appendix / by Nathan Pearson
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 587143242
ISBN/ISSN: 9780814732649
081473264X