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Ghost Towns of Michigan: Volume 2

Ghost Towns of Michigan: Volume 2

by Lawrence Wakefield
     
 

Here is the second volume in the Ghost Towns of Michigan series, featuring 47 of Michigan's most fascinating ghost towns, along with numerous historic photographs. These are stories of land speculators, wildcat bankers, boom-and-bust lumber barons, pioneers who refused to give up, and small towns with big ideas that didn't quite pan out. The Ghost Towns of Michigan

Overview

Here is the second volume in the Ghost Towns of Michigan series, featuring 47 of Michigan's most fascinating ghost towns, along with numerous historic photographs. These are stories of land speculators, wildcat bankers, boom-and-bust lumber barons, pioneers who refused to give up, and small towns with big ideas that didn't quite pan out. The Ghost Towns of Michigan series has become a beloved classic in Michigan's historical literature since the first volume was published in 1994. Engagingly written, with a wry sense of humor and a wealth of historical facts, these tales will inform and entertain anyone who enjoys regional history presented with a storyteller's touch.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882376193
Publisher:
Thunder Bay Press MI
Publication date:
06/28/1998
Pages:
270
Sales rank:
611,377
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.80(d)

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