And speaking of the reference pages, there is precious little historical or location information.
This is a beautiful coffee table book, it would make a very nice gift for someone interested in Detroit, photography and history.
She did the "dirty work" for all of us who wonder what is happening in Detroit, as we sit comfortablely in the suburbs.
Let's be clear, this is a picture book. There is no narrative of each photo telling about the place, it's history, etc. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Adam M.
I saw the referral link from InstaPundit. Who is the biggest anti-Detroit and racist Conservative blogger out there. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Chuck K8CPA
Fabulous book about 'all' which is Detroit, in the 21st Century. Featuring images relating to the demise, the decay; and the ashes from which the 'Phoenix of The Motor City' shall... Read morePublished on July 22, 2012 by Eric R. Erickson
She caught the essence of the changes in Detroit and it is very sad what has happened to a once vital city.Published on April 19, 2012 by Marcia Lynn Scafuri
The photos are really nice in this book... but it is "arduous" to go to the back of the book to see what you're looking at.
Plus it's very heavy when leaving through it. Read more
Well done indeed -- Ms. Taubman depicts the images of Detroit in unadulterated fashion, demonstrating not only skill with the camera, but also a keen eye for beauty amongst decay,... Read morePublished on March 6, 2012 by Ben Beller
I give this book 5 stars. The obvious passion the photographer has for this project can be felt in her photographs. Read morePublished on February 4, 2012 by B. Roberts
I was thrilled to get this book as a gift. I'm sorry that someone had to spend the 40 bucks on it. I get it. It's supposed to be pictures spanning the entire city. Read morePublished on January 31, 2012 by Pete
My father in law and I enjoyed this book very much. he worked in the "D" in the 1960's~1980's and I worked in the "D" 1981~1997. Read morePublished on January 30, 2012 by B. Armstrong