My Furthest Back Person (Alex Haley)

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Archives

a depository containing historical records and documents

Descendants

all of the offspring of a given progenitor

Generations

periods of about thirty years; from birth of parent to the birth of their child

Officials

those in authority; administrators

Particulary

especially

Scholars

people who have studied certain topics and know a lot about them

Source

a facility where something is available

Texts

the words and forms of written or printed works

Abundant

present in great quantity

Commonly

under normal conditions

Essence

the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

Exotic

strikingly strange or unusual

Insure

be careful or certain to do something

Original

not derived or copied or translated from something else

Symbolic

serving as a visible symbol for something abstract

Tradition

a specific practice of long standing

Vowed

promised

Diplomats

officials who represent countries in foreign affairs

Summoned

to call forth

Intrigue

a crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends

Uncanny

beyond what is natural

Eminent

standing above others in quality or position

Destination

the ultimate goal for which something is done

Queried

asked

Jostling

the act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)

Proximate

very close in space or time

Inherit

obtain from someone after their death

Authentic

not counterfeit or copied

Cherished

thought of and clung to fondly or reverentially

Document

anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks

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