The World Is on Fire: Scrap, Treasure, and Songs of Apocalypse
by Tevis, Joni
The sermons of Joni Tevis' youth filled her with dread, a sense "that an even worse story—one you hadn't read yet—could likewise come true." In this revelatory collection, she reckons with her childhood fears by exploring the uniquely American fascination with apocalypse. From a haunted widow's wildly expanding mansion, to atomic test sites in the Nevada desert, her settings are often places of destruction and loss.
First edition. Milkweed Editions, 2015. First Edition. Collectible; Like New/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2194803)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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