The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

By: Wilkerson, Isabel

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Later printing; x,622,[3] pages; Signed by the author on title page and inscribed thus: "To John, warmest wishes and God Bless!" Very light bumps to spine ends. Wilkerson won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her chronicle of The Great Migration of African Americans from the south to the northern states in the 20th century. She spent more than 15 years researching and writing the book, including interviewing more than 1200 people. President Barack Obama chose this book for Summer Reading in 2011.

Title: The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

Author Name: Wilkerson, Isabel

Categories: History,

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 2010

ISBN Number: 0679444327

ISBN Number 13: 9780679444329

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 000783

Keywords: BLACK AMERICAN HISTORY AFRICAN AMERICANS GREAT MIGRATION SOUTH NORTH NORTHERN STATES SOCIOLOGY CULTURE PRIZE WINNING NONFICTION WOMEN OF COLOR NEW YORK TIMES