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Untold Tales, Unsung Heroes

An Oral History of Detroit's African American Community, 1918-1967

Elaine Latzman Moon
The Detroit Urban League, Inc.

More than one hundred individuals who lived in Detroit at some time during the period from 1918 to 1967 share stories about everyday life.

Paperback
Published: December 1993
ISBN: 9780814324653
eBOOK
Published: December 1993
ISBN: 9780814338490

Cobb Would Have Caught It

The Golden Age of Baseball in Detroit

Richard Bak

A peek into the mind and soul of professional baseball as it was played in a dynamic city fifty, sixty, and even seventy years ago.

Paperback
Published: April 1993
ISBN: 9780814323564

The House on Alexandrine

Stephen Dobyns

Set against the violently fragmented matrix of Detroit in 1973, Dobyns' novel is an unlikely fusion of love and violence.

Paperback
Published: March 1990
ISBN: 9780814321836
$18.95
eBOOK
Published: March 1990
ISBN: 9780814338858

The Legacy of Albert Kahn

W. Hawkins Ferry
With an Essay by Walter B. Sanders

The Legacy of Albert Kahn salutes the achievements of one of America's most distinguished architects

Paperback
Published: October 1989
ISBN: 9780814318898

Simons Says

Faith, Fun, and Foible

Leonard N. Simons
Selections from his writings and talks

A selection of writings and addresses by Detroit benefactor Leonard N. Simons (1904-1995).

Paperback
Published: September 1989
ISBN: 9780814317808

Detroit

City of Race and Class Violence, Revised Edition

B. J. Widick

This revised edition charts Detroit’s bitter history of race and class violence, and its particular effect on the city today.

Paperback
Published: May 1989
ISBN: 9780814321041
eBOOK
Published: May 1989
ISBN: 9780814337646

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