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The warmth of other suns : the epic story of America's great migration / Isabel Wilkerson.

Wilkerson, Isabel. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780679444329 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0679444327 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 622 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: African Americans > Migrations > History > 20th century.
Migration, Internal > United States > History > 20th century.
Rural-urban migration > United States > History > 20th century.

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