Martelle, Scott.

Summary: When we think of Detroit we think first of the auto industry and its slow painful decline then maybe the sounds of Motown or the long line of professional sports successes But economies are made up of people and the effect of the economic downfall of Detroit is one of the most compelling stories in America Detroit Biography by journalist and author Scott Martelle is about a city that rose...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2012

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Martelle, Scott

Summary: "Detroit: A Biography takes a long, unflinching look at the evolution of one of America's great cities, and one of the nation's greatest urban failures. It tells how the city grew to become the heart of American industry and how its utter collapse--from 1.8 million residents in 1950 to 714,000 only six decades later--resulted from a confluence of public policies, private industry decisions, and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2011

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Martelle, Scott

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Summary: "In one vitally significant year in American history, the country would experience turmoil, instability, natural disaster, bubbling political radicalism, and a rise of dangerous forces ushering in a new era of global conflict--and emerge both afresh and revitalized. At the start of 1932, the nation's worst economic crisis has left one-in-four workers without a job, countless families facing...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Citadel Press, Kensington Publishing Corp. 2023

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