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63 Alfred Street : Where Capitalism Failed: The Life and Times of a Venetian Gothic Mansion in Downtown Detroit
by John Kossik


Overview - In downtown Detroit there exists a grand residence built in the Venetian Gothic style some 130 years ago. It stands now in ruins seemingly more comfortable in the company of a lonely castle in the Scottish Highlands than in the shadow of Ford Field (Detroit Lions), Comerica Park (Detroit Tigers), and Joe Louis Arena (Detroit Red Wings).  Read more...

 
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Overview
In downtown Detroit there exists a grand residence built in the Venetian Gothic style some 130 years ago. It stands now in ruins seemingly more comfortable in the company of a lonely castle in the Scottish Highlands than in the shadow of Ford Field (Detroit Lions), Comerica Park (Detroit Tigers), and Joe Louis Arena (Detroit Red Wings). Though its only occupants for the last 40 years have been crack dealers and the local homeless population, its history reflects the length and breadth of the American Experience. This is its Story


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  • ISBN-13: 9781452874951
  • ISBN-10: 1452874956
  • Publisher: Createspace
  • Publish Date: June 2010
  • Page Count: 172
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.51 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.5 pounds


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