The Warmth of Other Suns

By Isabel Wilkerson


In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, author 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. Wilkerson…


Published date: January 1, 2010
Type: Books
Genre: History, Nonfiction

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