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Arcadia Publishing

English - book pages - ISBN-10: 1614233454 - ISBN-13: 9781614233459

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Discover the Motor City before the motor: a muddy port town full of grog shops, horse races, haphazard cemeteries and enterprising bootstrappers from all over the world. Meet the argumentative French fugitive who founded the city, the tobacco magnate who haunts his shuttered factory, the gambler prankster millionaire who built a monument to himself, the governor who brought his scholarly library with him on canoe expeditions and the historians who helped create the story of Detroit as we know it: one of the oldest, rowdiest and most enigmatic cities in the Midwest.

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Ryan Thompson

Very good book...U will get to understand him so much better.

Ivan Craig

Exciting to read and hard to put down

Michelle Simpson

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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