Publication date 1961
Followed by Viimne linn
Series Trilogy of chronicles
Originally published 1961
Page count 265
|Publisher Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv|
Finnic languages books Hingede öö, The Czar's Madman, Contemporary Estonian Poetry: A, Estonian Short Stories
Põlev lipp (English: The Burning Flag / The Burning Banner) is a novel by Estonian author Karl Ristikivi. It depicts King Conradin's Italian campaign. It was first published in 1961 in Lund, Sweden by Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv (Estonian Writers' Cooperative).
In Estonia it was published in 1990.
A translation into the French by Jean Pascal Ollivry, entitled L'étendard en flammes, was published in Paris in 2005.