By Tom Roznowski
They lived "green" out of necessity―walking to paintings, repairing every little thing from worn sneakers to wristwatches, recycling milk bottles and boxes. song was once mostly heard reside and such a lot residential streets had color timber. The close by Wabash River―a repeated topic of tale and song―transported Sunday picnickers to public parks. within the type of an old school urban listing, An American place of origin celebrates a bygone American period, concentrating on lifestyles in Nineteen Twenties Terre Haute, Indiana. With artfully drawn biographical sketches and generously illustrated histories, famous musician, historian, and storyteller Tom Roznowski not just conjures up a attractiveness worthy remembering, but in addition brings to mild simply what percentage of our smooth rules of sustainable residing are deeply rooted within the American tradition.
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An American Hometown: Terre Haute, Indiana, 1927 (Quarry Books) by Tom Roznowski