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Product Description: Set mainly in the Pittsburgh district of Homewood, these 10 stories depict African Americans from all walks of life--ancestors, family, and lovers caught in the vortex of American history and haunted by their own particular demons...read more

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9781882320189 | Unabridged edition (Helion Records, August 1, 1993), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Set mainly in the Pittsburgh district of Homewood, these 10 stories depict African Americans from all walks of life--ancestors, family, and lovers caught in the vortex of American history and haunted by their own particular demons.

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Stories feature individuals from all walks of life who reside in Homewood, a Black section of Pittsburgh

Paperback:

9780679737520 | Vintage Books, August 1, 1993, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Stories feature individuals from all walks of life who reside in Homewood, a Black section of Pittsburgh

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781882320011 | Unabridged edition (Helion Records, August 1, 1993), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Stories feature individuals from all walks of life who reside in Homewood, a black section of Pittsburgh.

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A collection of stories by the author of A Glance Away, Hurry Home, Brothers and Keepers, Reuben, Fever, and Philadelphia Fire features tales of African Americans from all walks of life who reside in Homewood, a black section of Pittsburgh. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780679407195 | Pantheon Books, June 1, 1992, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Stories feature individuals from all walks of life who reside in Homewood, a Black section of Pittsburgh

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A collection of three books portraying life in the Homewood section of Pittsburgh, recounts the pains, passions, dreams, and memories of living in a ghetto

Hardcover:

9780822938316 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, March 26, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of three books portraying life in the Homewood section of Pittsburgh, recounts the pains, passions, dreams, and memories of living in a ghetto

A collection of short stories follows a young woman jogger into an erotic fantasy, recounts an English professor's attempt to deconstruct his life, and records a Black musician's remembrances of his grandmother

Hardcover:

9780805011845 | Henry Holt & Co, October 1, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories follows a young woman jogger into an erotic fantasy, recounts an English professor's attempt to deconstruct his life, and records a black musician's remembrances of his grandmother

Paperback:

9780140143478 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, September 1, 1990), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A collection of short stories follows a young woman jogger into an erotic fantasy, recounts an English professor's attempt to deconstruct his life, and records a Black musician's remembrances of his grandmother

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An aging, highly intelligent black lawyer who lives in a cluttered trailer is the go-between for the poor blacks of Homewood who must deal with the authorities downtown

Hardcover:

9780805003758 | Henry Holt & Co, October 1, 1987, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: An aging, highly intelligent black lawyer who lives in a cluttered trailer is the go-between for the poor blacks of Homewood who must deal with the authorities downtown

Paperback:

9780140105957 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, November 1, 1988), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: An aging, highly intelligent black lawyer who lives in a cluttered trailer is the go-between for the poor blacks of Homewood who must deal with the authorities downtown

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781556441363 | Amer Audio Prose Library Inc, June 1, 1987, cover price $13.95

Man's failure to understand others is dramatically depicted in the confrontation of a middle-aged professor and a former drug addict

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9780911860504 | Chatham Bookseller, June 1, 1975, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: John Edgar Wideman's first novel, A Glance Away, was published in 1967 when the author was just 26 years old.

Paperback:

9780030056024, titled "A Glance Away" | Reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, November 1, 1985), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Man's failure to understand others is dramatically depicted in the confrontation of a middle-aged professor and a former drug addict

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