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Author Rutkoff, Peter M., 1942-

Title Fly away : the great African American cultural migrations / Peter M. Rutkoff and William B. Scott

Publ Info Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Lincoln  E185.6 .R87 2010    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Prov.  E185.6 .R87 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E185.6 .R87 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  E185.6 R87 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E185.6 .R87 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 408 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Out of Africa : West African origins -- New Africa : South Carolina low country -- Negro capital of the world : Harlem -- Mules and men : Birmingham -- Blues pianos and tricky baseballs : Pittsburgh -- Walkin' Egypt : Mississippi Delta -- Bronzeville's Pinkster Kings : South Side Chicago -- Dixie special : Houston -- California dreaming : South Central LA -- Circle unbroken : three stories and a conclusion
LC subject African Americans -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- History -- 1877-1964
Migration, Internal -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Rural-urban migration -- United States -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Social life and customs
United States -- Civilization -- African American influences
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
Add Author Scott, William B., 1945-
ISBN 9780801894770 (hc : alk. paper)
0801894778