The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great MigrationBook - 2010
In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life. From 1915 to 1970, this exodus of almost six million people changed the face of America.
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2010
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 304.8 WILKERSON
Characteristics: x, 622 p. ; 25 cm
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The story of the 1915 to 1970 migration from the South to northern and western cities of almost six million Black Americans in search of a better life.
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