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 bins. tune used to be mostly heard reside and such a lot residential streets had coloration timber. The close by Wabash River―a repeated topic of tale and song―transported Sunday picnickers to public parks. within the kind of an old style urban listing, An American fatherland celebrates a bygone American period, targeting existence 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 good looks worthy remembering, but additionally brings to mild simply what percentage of our smooth principles of sustainable dwelling are deeply rooted within the American tradition.
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