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King Hedley II

Author: August Wilson
Publisher: New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Set in 1985 in two tenement backyards in Pittsburgh's Hill District, King Hedley II continues playwright August Wilson's monumental cycle of plays chronicling African American life in twentieth century America. An epic tragedy of the common man and the crushing weight of everyday life and our ultimate struggle to regain our sense of community and culture in a crumbling urban society"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Historical drama
Tragedies (Drama)
Tragedies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilson, August.
King Hedley II.
New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2005
(OCoLC)607676696
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: August Wilson
ISBN: 1559362618 9781559362610 155936260X 9781559362603
OCLC Number: 60360347
Notes: Cast: 4 men, 2 women.
Description: xi, 103 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: King Hedley the Second
Responsibility: August Wilson.

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"Set in 1985 in two tenement backyards in Pittsburgh's Hill District, King Hedley II continues playwright August Wilson's monumental cycle of plays chronicling African American life in twentieth century America. An epic tragedy of the common man and the crushing weight of everyday life and our ultimate struggle to regain our sense of community and culture in a crumbling urban society"--Back cover.

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