The warmth of other suns: the epic story of America's great migration
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Published:
New York : Vintage Books, 2011.
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Book
ISBN:
0679763880
Physical Desc:
x, 622 pages ; 24 cm.
Rating:
1160
Status:
Huron Street - Adult Nonfiction
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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. She interviewed more than a thousand individuals, and gained access to new data and official records, to write this definitive and vividly dramatic account of how these American journeys unfolded, altering our cities, our country, and ourselves. Book jacket.

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Brodart Bibz On-Order Record.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [555]-587) and index.
Description
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. She interviewed more than a thousand individuals, and gained access to new data and official records, to write this definitive and vividly dramatic account of how these American journeys unfolded, altering our cities, our country, and ourselves. Book jacket.
Target Audience
1160,Lexile.
Awards
National Book Critics Circle Award for non-fiction, 2010
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, I. (2011). The warmth of other suns: the epic story of America's great migration. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel. 2011. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel, The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Vintage Books, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Vintage Books, 2011. Print.

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