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Building the Modern World book launch party

You are cordially invited to . . .

A party to celebrate the launch of BUILDING THE MODERN WORLD: ALBERT KAHN IN DETROIT by Michael Hodges

Thursday, May 3, 2018

5:00 - 7:30 pm

1345 Division Street, #102
Detroit, MI 48207

Complimentary light refreshments

Parking available in Eastern Market Corporation
(lot near Russell Street and the Fisher Freeway Service Drive)

The book will be available for purchase and signing
Join us in celebrating the release of BUILDING THE MODERN WORLD -- the story of the German-Jewish immigrant who rose from poverty to become one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century. Kahn's buildings not only define downtown Detroit, but his early car factories for Packard Motor and Ford revolutionized the course of industry and architecture alike.

This event is free, but space is limited. Please RSVP here.

Thursday, May 3, 2018
5:00pm - 7:30pm

Building the Modern World

Albert Kahn in Detroit

Michael H. Hodges

A photographically rich biography of protean architect Albert Kahn.

Published: April 2018
ISBN: 9780814340356
Published: April 2018
ISBN: 9780814340363