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

Title The warmth of other suns: the epic story of America's great migration
Names Wilkerson, Isabel.
Book Number DB071929
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist chronicles the migration of African Americans from the South during 1915-1970. Recounts experiences of sharecropper's wife Ida Mae Gladney in 1937, citrus picker George Starling in 1945, and physician Pershing Foster in 1953. Asserts that institutionalized racism spurred millions to uproot themselves. Some violence. Bestseller. 2010.
Narrator Jones, Erin.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Bestseller.
Contains violence.
LC Subject African Americans - Migrations - History - 20th century
Migration, Internal - United States - History - 20th century
Rural-urban migration - United States - History - 20th century
Call Number 304.80973 ANF
Language English
Released 2010
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2010 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Random House, c2010. 0679444327
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