Lost Detroit: Stories Behind the Motor City's Majestic Ruins
"Lost Detroit: Stories Behind The Motor City's Majestic Ruins," by Dan Austin.
Lost Detroit tells the stories behind 12 of the city's most beautiful, all-but-forgotten landmarks and of the people behind them, from the day they opened to the day they closed. While these buildings might stand as ghosts of the past today, their stories live on within these pages. The team behind this project brings you the memories of those who caught trains out of the majestic Michigan Central Station, necked with girlfriends in the balcony of the palatial Michigan Theatre, danced the night away at the Vanity Ballroom and kicked out the jams at the Grande Ballroom. As Detroit Free Press Architecture Critic John Gallagher said, the buildings in these pages "held a central place in the story of Detroit's Auto Century. It was America's story, too. Detroiters lived, loved, toiled, played, celebrated and dreamed great dreams in these buildings and thereby helped shape a nation."
Paperback: 176 pages
Watering Holes: Your Guide to Detroit's Bars, Pubs, and Taverns
"Watering Holes: Your Guide to Detroit's Bars, Pubs, and Taverns" by Mike Kline Watering Holes is a guide to the bars, pubs, and taverns located between Warren Avenue and the Detroit...
5000 Ways You know You're From Detroit
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Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit
"Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit by Lisa Ludwinski A bursting-with-personality cookbook from Sister Pie, the boutique bakery that's making Detroit more delicious every day.IACP AWARD...