The Resource Hidden history of Detroit, Amy Elliot Bragg., (ebook)

Hidden history of Detroit, Amy Elliot Bragg., (ebook)

Label
Hidden history of Detroit
Title
Hidden history of Detroit
Statement of responsibility
Amy Elliot Bragg.
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of what the Motor City was like before the invention of the motor, with photos and illustrations. Long before it became the twentieth-century automotive capital, Detroit was a muddy port town full of grog shops, horse races, haphazard cemeteries, and enterprising bootstrappers from all over the world. In this lively book you'll discover the city's forgotten history and meet a variety of unforgettable characters-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
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Bragg, Amy Elliot
Dewey number
977.4/34
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Detroit (Mich.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Hidden history of Detroit, Amy Elliot Bragg., (ebook)
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614233459
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12304543
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12304543
System control number
MWT12304543
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Hidden history of Detroit, Amy Elliot Bragg., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614233459
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12304543
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12304543
System control number
MWT12304543
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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