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Johnson, Lois

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Painted Turtle Book 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.59774 JOH

Loomis, Bill.

Summary: "A journalistic account of how Detroit's foodways are playing a key role in the city's revitalization"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.3 LOO

Tasker, Greg.

Summary: "Each hike features an individual trail map, elevation profile, and at-a-glance information, helping readers quickly find the perfect trip. Sized to fit in a pocket, the book's detailed trail descriptions will help readers find their way on and off the trail. Driving directions and GPS trailhead coordinates will help with navigating the myriad of unnamed roads. The trails covered range from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Menasha Ridge Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.743 TAS

Joosse, Barbara M.

Summary: "Lulu and her cousin Rocky are visiting the city of Detroit, the Motor City! There are so many fun things to see and do, like visiting Campus Martius to make sandcastles, eating cherries at the Eastern Market, riding the carousel at the Riverfront, and seeing the works of Diego Rivera at the Detroit Institiue of Arts." -- book jacket flap

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J MI Joosse

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOO

Hill, Eric J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.74 HIL

Smith, Colby Cedar

Summary: Call Me Athena: Girl from Detroit is a beautifully written novel in verse loosely based on author Colby Cedar Smith's maternal grandmother. The story follows Mary as she and her family emigrate from Greece to Detroit in the 1930s, creating a historically accurate portrayal of life as an immigrant during the Great Depression, hunger strikes, and violent riots. Mary lives in a tiny apartment with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SMI

Stearns, Patty LaNoue

Summary: Restaurant reviews with ratings and Patty's "Best Bets" for good food in Northern Michigan including artisan bread, burgers, Cherry Festival food, designer milk, homemade ice cream, farm markets, ice cream and local wineries. This guide includes business locations, hours, phone numbers and web sites. It's a foodies bible to northern Michigan cuisine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbutus Press 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 STE
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 641.5 STE

Austin, Dan.

Summary: From the Publisher: In this important book, Dan Austin and Sean Doerr have restored the real people to many of Detroit's architectural landmarks, and not a moment too soon. These "lost" buildings still stand, or rather totter, in a dilapidated state, their histories fading like the paint on their walls. The buildings might not long survive, but thanks to this book and the efforts of Austin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: History Press 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.434 AUS

Bak, Richard

Contents: Eternal thanks -- Here and gone -- Boneyards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 393.1 BAK

Philp, Drew

2 holds on 4 copies

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PHILP, DREW PHI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B PHILP PHI

Summary: Whether in Detroit for the first time or for a lifetime, uncover and discover this great American city. The first comprehensive printed guide to Detroit in a generation, "Belle Isle to 8 Mile: An Insider's Guide to Detroit" features more than 1,000 Detroit attractions, sites, institutions, events, restaurants, bars, shops, and curiosities, from the essential to the obscure. The result of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: City Bird, LLC 2018

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Upper Peninsula Development Bureau

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: IXL Creative 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Stacks, Call number: MI 917.304 Upper

Johnson, Chuck.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wilderness Adventures Press 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 JOH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 JOH

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 641.5 Johnson 2007

Arnaud, Michel

Summary: [This book] is a visual essay on the rebuilding and resurgence of the city of Detroit by photographer Michel Arnaud, co-author of Design Brooklyn. In recent years, much of the focus on Detroit has been on the negative stories and images of shuttered, empty buildings-- the emblems of Detroit's financial and physical decline. In contrast, Arnaud aims his lens at the emergent creative enterprises...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.434 ARN

Williams, Rachel Marie-Crane

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "In the heat of June in 1943, a wave of destructive and deadly civil unrest took place in the streets of Detroit. The city was under the pressures of both war-time industrial production and the nascent civil rights movement - a powder keg waiting to go off. Thirty-four people were killed, most were Black, and over half were killed by police. Two thousand people were arrested and over 700...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of North Carolina Press 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 WIL

Moore, Andrew

Summary: No longer the Motor City of boom-time industry, the city of Detroit has fallen into an incredible state of dilapidation since the decline of the American auto industry after the Second World War. Today, whole sections of the city resemble a war zone, its once-spectacular architectural grandeur reduced to vacant ruins. In Detroit Disassembled, photographer Andrew Moore records a territory in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Damiani Editore 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 MOO

Elliott, Richard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Detroit Society for Genealogical Research 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3 Ellio

Van Dusen, Gerald C.

Summary: In 1941, a real estate developer in northwest Detroit faced a dilemma. He needed federal financing for white clients purchasing lots in a new subdivision abutting a community of mostly African Americans. When the banks deemed the development too risky because of potential racial tension, the developer proposed a novel solution. He built a six-foot-tall, one-foot-thick concrete barrier extending...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The History Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.434 VAN

Ray, Rachael.

Summary: Derived from Ray's travel program on Food Network, in which her specialty is to talk to locals and find places off the beaten track, this book identifies good, inexpensive restaurants as well as special places for breakfast, regional dishes, sweets or drinks in 50 cities in the U.S., three in Canada and six in Europe; includes recipes and travel tips.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Isle Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 642.5 RAY

DuFresne, Jim

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: "The Trails of M-22 leads you along 48 trails into this stunning landscape of dunes, forests, wetland and Lake Michigan's golden beaches. Trail descriptions, highlights, amenities and interesting sidenotes are complemented by more than 50 detailed maps and outstanding photography. The second edition of The Trails of M-22 is a guidebook blended with digital content. Trail maps in this book are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Published by MichiganTrailMaps.com 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.74 DUF
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 917.74 DUF

DeCamp, Sherri.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bayshore Partners/Bayshore Books 1996

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 DEC

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 647.9577 DEC
Call number: MI 647.9577 DEC
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 647.9577 DEC

Shine, Neal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.34 SHI

Hansen, Dennis R.

Summary: The Trail Atlas of Michigan is the only comprehensive guide of non-motorized trails for Michigan. The Atlas covers hiking, x-c skiing, mountain and road biking, in-line skating and nature trails. The Atlas covers trails in every corner of the state from Monroe County near Lake Erie to Keweenaw County in the Upper Peninsula and hundreds of places in between.

Format: cartographic

Publisher / Publication Date: Hansen Pub. 2002

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 912.774 HAN

Flores, Theresa L.

Summary: While more and more people each day become aware of the dangerous world of human trafficking, many people in the U.S. believe this is something that happens to foreign women men and children not something that happens to their own children and neighbors. They couldn't be more wrong. --publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ampelon Pub. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 FLO

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