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Grossman's rich, detailed analysis of black migration to Chicago during World War I and its aftermath brilliantly captures the cultural meaning of the movement.
Title: Land of Hope: Black Southerners and the Great Migration.
Illustrator: Reg. Price: $17.00
Categories: African American,
Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1991 
ISBN Number: 0-226-30995-9
ISBN Number 13: 9780226309958
Book Details: 398 pages, 6 x 9, 17 halftones, 6 maps, paperback, University of Chicago Press
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 309959
Description: Grossman's rich, detailed analysis of black migration to Chicago during World War I and its aftermath brilliantly captures the cultural meaning of the movement.
"A vivid portrayal of an archetypical modernizing experience—peasants pulling up roots, moving to distant cities, and seeking to adapt to the strange new world of industrial capitalism."—George M. Fredrickson, Times Literary Supplement
Table of Contents
List of Illustrations
1. "All I Ask Is Give Me a Chance"
2. "The Negro's Natural Home"
3. "Tell Me About the Place"
4. "Bound for the Promised Land"
5. "Home People" and "Old Settlers"
6. "Don't Have to Look up to the White Man"
7. "Eny Kind of Worke"
8. "The White Man's Union"
9. "What Work Can I Get If I Go through School?"
List of Abbreviations