A New York Times bestseller, the groundbreaking authoritative history of the migration of African-Americans from the rural South to the urban North. A definitive book on American history, The Promised Land is also essential reading for educators and policymakers at both national and local levels. From the Trade Paperback edition.
The promised land
the great Black migration and how it changed America
New York : A. A. Knopf, 1991.
410 p. ;,25 cm.
"This is a Borzoi Book"
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Rural-urban migration United States History 20th century.
African Americans Migrations History 20th century.