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The warmth of other suns: the epic story of America's great migration
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Published:
New York : Random House, c2010.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
x, 622 pages ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780679763888, 9780679763888, 9780679763888, 9780679763888, 9780679763888, 9780679444329, 0679444327
Lexile measure:
1160

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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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, I. (2010). The warmth of other suns: the epic story of America's great migration. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel. 2010. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel, The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Random House, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wilkerson, Isabel. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. New York: Random House, 2010. Print.

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