“A Mind to Stay: White Plantation, Black Homeland”
Author: Sydney Nathans
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Price: $29.95 (Hardcover)
Readers of Isabel Wilkerson’s brilliant, Pulitzer Prize–winning study, “The Warmth of Other Suns,” learned how millions of African-Americans left the South seeking greater personal freedom and a chance at a better job and a better life in the industrial cities of the north and in California.