The Color of Law : A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

Richard Rothstein
Liveright Publishing Corporation
9781631494536
1-63149-453-8

New York Times Bestseller - Notable Book of the Year - Editors' Choice Selection One of Bill Gates' "Amazing Books" of the YearOne of Publishers Weekly's 10 Best Books of the Year Longlisted for the National Book Award for NonfictionAn NPR Best Book of the YearWinner of the Hillman Prize for NonfictionGold Winner - California Book Award (Nonfiction)Finalist - Los Angeles Times Book Prize (History) Finalist - Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize This "powerful and disturbing history" exposes how American governments deliberately imposed racial segregation on metropolitan areas nationwide (New York Times Book Review)..