From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.
From Library Journal
- Thomas J. Davis, Univ. at Buffalo, N.Y.
Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Excellent read. One should read just how society was in the 40'sPublished 10 days ago by Cletus E. Richard
"The Promised Land" reveals an American story. This American story is not taught in school. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Richard
Wonderful book. Reminded me of Anthony Lukas' Common Ground. Honest version of history of the period. Well sourced. Lemann's book is something other scholars can build upon. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Reader
I read this a few years back and then gave it to my doctor. Excellent book that discusses US history from the early 1900s through the 70s. Read morePublished 18 months ago by D Parkhurst
This book looks like a good read, I look forward to giving it a full review after reading it :DPublished 22 months ago by Jordan
work on african american history especially before 1954 is still not sufficient but the great migration is essential reading as part of a shameful narrative--America's... Read morePublished on December 11, 2012 by Jack Cade