Philadelphia fire

"This novel is inspired by the 1985 police bombing of a West Philadelphia row house owned by the back-to-nature, Afrocentric cult known as Move. The bombing killed eleven people and started a fire that destroyed sixty other houses. At the center of the story is Cudjoe, a writer and exile who re...

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Main Author: Wideman, John Edgar.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2005.
Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed.