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The Warmth of Other Suns: Reviews

The Warmth of Other Suns: by Isabel Wilkerson

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

Isabel Wilkerson

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1 review

Category: History, Non-fiction
Imprint: Vintage Books
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publication date: 5 Oct 2014
ISBN: 9780679763888
5 stars out of 5
Rana Foroohar
3 Jun 2020

"Rich with historical detail and rigour"

A history of the multi-decade migration made by African-Americans from the South to the northern cities of the US, in search of a better life. Rich with historical detail and rigour, it’s also a page-turner in which Wilkerson uses three individuals to tell the story of the greatest migration in American history and how it reshaped the economy, politics, and culture of the nation.