Luxemburg Logo
Einkaufen in LuxemburgBücher & MedienBücherSachliteraturWilkerson, Isabel: The Warmth of Other Suns The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

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

inkl. MwSt., zzgl. Versandkosten

Verkauf durch Librairie Ernster in Luxemburg Stadt

Haben Sie eine Frage zum Produkt? Kontaktieren Sie uns!

Geschenkverpackung verfügbar

Standardversand Deutschland

Lieferung 6-7 Werktage für 12,00 €
oder 9,01 € ab 25,00 € Mindestbestellwert

Standardversand Belgien

Lieferung 6-7 Werktage für 12,00 €
oder 9,01 € ab 25,00 € Mindestbestellwert

Standardversand Frankreich

Lieferung 6-7 Werktage für 12,00 €
oder 9,01 € ab 25,00 € Mindestbestellwert

Versand Xpress Logistics

Lieferung 5-6 Werktage für 2,99 €
oder kostenlos ab 25,00 € Mindestbestellwert

Selbstabholung im Geschäft - "Click & Collect"

Sie holen das Produkt im Geschäft selbst ab, die Ware liegt in 4 Werktagen für Sie bereit.

Beschreibung

'A landmark piece of non-fiction' Janet Maslin, The New York TimesFrom the winner of the Pulitzer Prize, this is one of the great untold stories of American history: the migration of black citizens who fled the south and went north in search of a better lifeFrom 1915 to 1970, an exodus of almost six million people would change the face of America. With stunning historical detail, Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Isabel Wilkerson gives us this definitive, vividly dramatic account of how these journeys unfolded.Based on interviews with more than a thousand people, and access to new data and official records, The Warmth of Other Suns tells the story of America's Great Migration through the lives of three unique individuals: Ida Mae Gladney, who in 1937 left sharecropping and prejudice in Mississippi for Chicago, where she achieved quiet blue-collar success and, in old age, voted for Barack Obama when he ran for an Illinois Senate seat; sharp and quick-tempered George Starling, who in 1945 fled Florida for Harlem, where he endangered his job fighting for civil rights, saw his family fall, and finally found peace in God; and Robert Foster, who left Louisiana in 1953 to pursue a medical career, the personal physician to Ray Charles as part of a glitteringly successful medical career.Wilkerson brilliantly captures their first treacherous and exhausting cross-country journeys, as well as how they changed their new homes forever.'You will never forget these people' Gay Talese'A brilliant and stirring epic' John Stauffer, Wall Street Journal'The mass migration of African Americans out of the US south forever changed the country's cultural fabric - and Wilkerson's history of this period is full of sacrifice and hope ... a long overdue account' Lettecha Johnson, Guardian'A deeply affecting, finely crafted and heroic book. . . .Wilkerson has taken on one of the most important demographic upheavals of the past century and told it through the lives of three people ... lyrical and tragic' Jill Lepore, New Yorker

Produktdaten

Produkt teilen

Librairie Ernster

Buchhandlung, Bücher

Rue du Fossé 27, L-1536 Luxembourg

Öffnungszeiten

Montag 09:00-18:30
Dienstag 09:00-18:30
Mittwoch 09:00-18:30
Donnerstag 09:00-18:30
Freitag 09:00-18:30
Samstag 09:00-18:30

Große Auswahl für leidenschaftliche Leser
Dieses Element enthält Daten von Google Maps. Sie können die Einbettung solcher Inhalte auf unserer Datenschutzseite blockieren.
Ihre Fragen & Notizen