One More Day's Journey

The Story of a Family and a People

by Allen Ballard



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/27/2004

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 324
ISBN : 9780595318025

About the Book

One More Day's Journey chronicles the movement of African Americans from South Carolina to Philadelphia during the Great Migration. Alex Haley said, "It is informative and emotionally moving, and I recommend it." Ralph Ellison said, " I recommend it highly to all who would add to their knowledge of American History."

About the Author

Allen B. Ballard, Professor of History and African Studies at SUNY-Albany, is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. He holds a Ph. D. in government from Harvard University. His first novel, Where I?m Bound was named a ?Notable Book of the Year? by the Washington Post in 2000. He has published two non-fiction works, The Education of Black Folk, and One More Day?s Journey.