Wideman, John Edgar
Title PHILADELPHIA FIRE
Book Condition Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. Jacket photograph by Diana Klein and design by Raquel Jaramillo.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1990).
0805012664 / 9780805012668
Seller ID 31976.00
PHILADELPHIA FIRE, based on an actual incident, describes the police bombing of a militant, heavily armed black commune. This novel won the PEN/Faulkner Award, distinguishing Wideman as the first writer to receive the honor twice.
Black Literature. Philadelphia.