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The Resource Homecoming : voices of the Windrush generation, Colin Grant

Homecoming : voices of the Windrush generation, Colin Grant

Label
Homecoming : voices of the Windrush generation
Title
Homecoming
Title remainder
voices of the Windrush generation
Statement of responsibility
Colin Grant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When Colin Grant was growing up in Luton in the 1960s, he learned not to ask his Jamaican parents why they had emigrated to Britain. 'We're here because we're here', his father would say, 'You have some place else to go?'. But now, seventy years after the arrival of ships such as the Windrush, this generation of pioneers are ready to tell their stories. 'Homecoming' draws on over a hundred first-hand interviews, archival recordings and memoirs by the women and men who came to Britain from the West Indies between the late 1940s and the early 1960s
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Colin
Dewey number
  • 941'.004969729'00922
  • 305.8'969729'041
  • 305.8969729041
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West Indians
  • Great Britain
  • West Indies
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • History
Label
Homecoming : voices of the Windrush generation, Colin Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Radio tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781787331051
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781787331051
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Homecoming : voices of the Windrush generation, Colin Grant
Publication
Note
Radio tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781787331051
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781787331051
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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