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A $500 House In Detroit : : Rebuilding An Abandoned Home And An American City

Philp, Drew. Book - 2017 921 Philp, Drew, Adult Book / Nonfiction / History / Social History / Philp, Drew 2 On Shelf 58 requests on 15 copies

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Call Number: 921 Philp, Drew, Adult Book / Nonfiction / History / Social History / Philp, Drew
On Shelf At: Downtown Library, Malletts Creek Branch

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Downtown 2nd Floor 921 Philp, Drew Downtown Library Due 01-19-2018
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Westgate Adult Books Adult Book / Nonfiction / History / Social History / Philp, Drew Westgate Branch Due 02-15-2018
Malletts Adult 921 Philp, Drew Malletts Creek Branch Due 01-19-2018
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Prologue: best bid -- Raw material -- Clapboard siding -- Someone else's trash -- Windows and doors and airplanes -- A fence between me and the world -- Load bearing walls -- The furnace -- A knock on the door -- A chimney to the sky -- Progress gallops -- The years roll by -- Someone else's home.
"A young writer's sincere search (with his dog) for an authentic life--buying a ruined house in Detroit for $500, fixing it up nail by nail, and, in the process, participating in the grassroots rebirth of the city itself."--Provided by publisher.

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