The warmth of others suns / : the epic story of America's great migration/ Isabel Wilkerson; read by Robin Miles.
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|Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox)||BCD 304.809 WIL (Text)||30032001610473||AUDIOBOOK||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781455814213: CMD:
- Physical Description: 19 audio discs (22 hr.): digital; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabr. ed.
- Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, 
- Copyright: ℗2011
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -587) and index.
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In the land of the forefathers. Leaving ; The Great Migration, 1915-1970 -- Beginnings. Ida Mae Brandon Gladney ; The stirrings of discontent ; George Swanson Starling ; Robert Joseph Pershing Foster ; A burdensome labor ; The Awakening ; Breaking away -- Exodus. The appointed time of their crossing ; Crossing over -- The kinder mistress. Chicago ; New York ; Los Angeles ; The things they left behind ; Transplanted in alien soil ; Divisions ; To bend in strange winds ; The other side of Jordan ; Complications ; The river keeps running ; The prodigals ; Disillusionment ; Revolutions ; The fullness of the migration -- Aftermath. In the places they left ; Losses ; More North and West than South ; Redemption ; And, perhaps, to bloom ; The winter of their lives ; The emancipation of Ida Mae.
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Read by Robin Miles.
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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