By Tom Roznowski
They lived "green" out of necessity―walking to paintings, repairing every thing from worn footwear to wristwatches, recycling milk bottles and bins. song was once mostly heard reside and such a lot residential streets had color timber. The within reach 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 gentle simply what percentage of our smooth principles of sustainable residing are deeply rooted within the American tradition.
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