Tinderbox (Hardcover)

The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation

By Robert W. Fieseler

Liveright Publishing Corporation, 9781631491641, 384pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (6/4/2019)
Compact Disc (6/19/2018)

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Winner of Lambda Literary's Judith A. Markowitz Award for Emerging LGBTQ Writers
Named a Best Book of the Year by Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal and Shelf Awareness

An essential work of American civil rights history, Tinderbox mesmerizingly reconstructs the 1973 fire that devastated New Orleans' subterranean gay community.