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Lost Detroit : stories behind the Motor City's majestic ruins

by Austin, Dan.

There are currently 10 available

Where To Find It

Call number: 977.434 Au

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor, Malletts Adult, Traverwood Adult, West Adult

Additional Details

Broderick Tower -- Cass Technical High School -- Eastown Theatre -- Grand Army of the Republic Building -- Grande Ballroom -- Lee Plaza -- Metropolitan Building -- Michigan Central Station -- Michigan Theatre -- United Artists Theatre -- The Vanity Ballroom -- Woodward Avenue Presbyterian Church.

Reviews & Summaries

Community Reviews

Pictures worth a 1000 words

I wish this book was out when I took History of Detroit 420 at The University of Detroit Mercy. The pictures in this book are worth a thousand words. I spent a lot of time looking at each of those magnificent and sad pictures. This book is an easy read and great book to buy and keep on the coffee table. It will inspire many conversations amongst your house guests.

Interesting Pictures of Detroit

This book is full of pictures of many of Detroit's once gorgeous buildings which are now in ruin. The photography is stunning, though haunting. It's hard to believe all of this sits untouched, and so close to home!

Great Look at the Ruins of Detroit

I've seen these buildings, but hadn't seen the stories that built them. Now I've seen both and am fascinated, impressed & depressed all at the same time.

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