By Tom Roznowski
They lived "green" out of necessity―walking to paintings, repairing every thing from worn footwear to wristwatches, recycling milk bottles and boxes. song was once principally heard dwell and such a lot residential streets had color bushes. The close by Wabash River―a repeated topic of tale and song―transported Sunday picnickers to public parks. within the type of an old style urban listing, An American homeland celebrates a bygone American period, targeting 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 inspires a attractiveness worthy remembering, but in addition brings to mild simply what number of our smooth principles of sustainable residing are deeply rooted within the American tradition.
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