Burning Valley by Phillip Bonosky
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Burning Valley
By Phillip Bonosky

Burning Valley

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Burning Valley by Phillip Bonosky

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Originally published in 1953, Burning Valley tells the story of Benedict Bulmanis, son of a Lithuanian immigrant steelworker in western Pennsylvania. Determined to become a priest, Benedict faces great inner conflict as he witnesses the steelworkers' struggle against the destruction of their homes as well as the separation of classes that even the church cannot escape. As the story unfolds, Benedict discovers his beliefs and values changing and becomes more sympathetic with the workers and union organizers. Alan Wald's introduction focuses on the semi-autobiographical aspect of Burning Valley as well as its "multifaceted dramatization of ethnicity and race."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780252066849
ISBN-10: 0252066847
Format: Paperback
(5499mm x 3564mm x 24mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: University of Illinois Press
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1997
Country of Publication: United States


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