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Detroit And The
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Dominic J. CapeciJr.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-14 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Edward J. Jeffries Jr., was elected mayor of Detroit in 1937 and for a decade led the city through a period of race riots, union turmoil, and unprecedented growth. Jeffries's circle of friends was made up primarily of newspaper reporters who shared his interests and lifestyle. Devoted to family, they
Detroit And The
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Dominic J. Capeci, Jr.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Books about Detroit And The "Good War": The World War II Letters of Mayor Edward Jeffries and Friends
The Vernor's Story
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Lawrence L. Rouch
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-03 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

An illustrated history of one of the greatest success stories in the American beverage industry
Cities in American Political History
Language: en
Pages: 760
Authors: Richard Dilworth
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-13 - Publisher: SAGE

Profiling the ten most populous cities in the United States during ten critical eras of political development, Cities in American Political History presents a unique singular focus on American cities, their government and politics, industry, commerce, labor, and race and ethnicity. Cities in American Political History analyzes the role that
The Man Who Saw Tomorrow
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Lillian Hoddeson, Peter Garrett
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-20 - Publisher: MIT Press

The first full-length biography of a brilliant, self-taught inventor whose innovations in information and energy technology continue to shape our world. The Economist called Stanford R. Ovshinsky (1922–2012) “the Edison of our age,” but this apt comparison doesn't capture the full range of his achievements. As an independent, self-educated inventor,