St. John's: City of Fire by Paul ButlerSt. John's: City of Fire by Paul Butler

St. John's: City of Fire

byPaul Butler

Paperback | August 22, 2007

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Fire tore through the heart of <_st13a_place _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_city _w3a_st="on">St. John's, <_st13a_state _w3a_st="on">Newfoundland, three times in the nineteenth century. It left behind utter destitution and an urgent need to rebuild. Survivors were forced to look inward for the strength to start afresh. <_st13a_city _w3a_st="on">St. John's: City of <_st13a_city _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Fire is an historical account of these three fires. It weaves through eyewitness accounts of the conflagrations, depicting the panic and the infighting, as well as the devotion to <_st13a_city _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">St. John's and the determination to see the city rise again.<_o3a_p>

Paul Butler is the author of several critically acclaimed novels including Titanic Ashes, Cupids, Hero, 1892, NaGeira, Easton's Gold, Easton, and Stoker's Shadow. His work has appeared on the judges' lists for Canada Reads, the Relit Longlist for three consecutive years, and he was a winner in the Government of Newfoundland and Labrado...
Title:St. John's: City of FireFormat:PaperbackDimensions:169 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.49 inPublished:August 22, 2007Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897317115

ISBN - 13:9781897317112

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