Detroit: An American Autopsy

Detroit: An American Autopsy

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An explosive exposé of America’s lost prosperity—from Pulitzer Prize­–winning journalist Charlie LeDuff


Back in his broken hometown, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Charlie LeDuff searches the ruins of Detroit for clues to his family’s troubled past. Having led us on the way up, Detroit now seems to be leading us on the way down. Once the richest city in America, Detroit is now the nation’s poorest. Once the vanguard of America’s machine age—mass-production,… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

“Detroit” is not an autopsy; it’s a wake — drunk, teary, self-dramatizing, sincerely sorry, bighearted and just a bit full of it.

Kirkus Reviews : Detroit (February 07, 2013)

A book full of both literary grace and hard-won world-weariness.

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (February 07, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 10.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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