Sydney Nathans

“A Mind to Stay: White Plantation, Black Homeland”

Author: Sydney Nathans  

Publisher: Harvard University Press

Pages: 344

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.