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

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

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The warmth of other suns : the epic story of America's great migration
Title
The warmth of other suns
Title remainder
the epic story of America's great migration
Statement of responsibility
Isabel Wilkerson
Title variation
warmth of other suns
Title variation remainder
the epic story of Americas great migration
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Nonfiction, 2011.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
  • Mark Lynton History Prize, 2011.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
contains biographical information
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361072
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wilkerson, Isabel
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.6
LC item number
.W685 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Migration, Internal
  • Rural-urban migration
  • African Americans
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the epic story of America's great migration
Label
The warmth of other suns : the epic story of America's great migration, Isabel Wilkerson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 622 p.
Isbn
9780679444329
Lccn
2009049753
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o477270924
  • (OCoLC)477270924
Label
The warmth of other suns : the epic story of America's great migration, Isabel Wilkerson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 622 p.
Isbn
9780679444329
Lccn
2009049753
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o477270924
  • (OCoLC)477270924

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