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text A $500 house in Detroit : rebuilding an abandoned home and an American city

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Summary

"A young writer's sincere search (with his dog) for an authentic life--buying a ruined house in Detroit for $500, fixing it up nail by nail, and, in the process, participating in the grassroots rebirth of the city itself."--Provided by publisher.

Contents
Prologue: best bid -- Raw material -- Clapboard siding -- Someone else's trash -- Windows and doors and airplanes -- A fence between me and the world -- Load bearing walls -- The furnace -- A knock on the door -- A chimney to the sky -- Progress g... Read more
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xi, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
Scribner 2017

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TADL-WOOD 921 PHILP, DREW PHI in Adult Non-fiction Available
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