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The Great Migration : journey to the North / by Eloise Greenfield ; illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist.

Greenfield, Eloise. (Author). Gilchrist, Jan Spivey. (Illustrator).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780061259210 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0061259217 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780061259227 (lib bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0061259225 (lib bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Amistad, c2011.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references.
Author's note -- I. The news -- II. Goodbyes: Man, Girl and boy, Woman, Very young woman -- III. The trip -- IV. Question: Men and women -- V. Up North, My family -- Selected bibliography.
Summary, etc.:
Describes the period of the 20th century when many African Americans left the South to make better lives for themselves in the northern states.
Target Audience:
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2012 Coretta Scott King Honor Book.
Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2012
Subject: African Americans > Migrations > History > 20th century > Juvenile poetry.
African Americans > History > 1877-1964 > Juvenile poetry.
African Americans > Southern States > History > 20th century > Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
African Americans > Migrations > Poetry.
African Americans > History > 1877-1964 > Poetry.
African Americans > Poetry.
African Americans > Poetry.

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