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Homelands and Waterways

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Homelands and Waterways by Adele Logan Alexander
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Jul 18, 2000 | ISBN 9780679758716

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"Masterfully traces the lives of three generations of an African American family as it grows from meager means to the middle class. Alexander has informed her book with a deep sensitivity to human complexity."         –Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

"An unforgettable, stunning portrait, not only of the Bond family, but of  the American social fabric." —Seattle Times

"[A] biography of a family, a text in African American studies, and a  work of U.S. history . . . spun into gold."         —The Women’s Review of Books

"Captures the currents of cultural change that swept the nation. . . . [A]n impressive historical tapestry."         —USA Today

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