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Ink trails II : Michigan's famous and forgotten authors / Dave Dempsey and Jack Dempsey.

By: Dempsey, Dave, 1957- [author.].
Contributor(s): Dempsey, Jack, 1952- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, [2016]Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781609174934; 1609174933.Subject(s): American literature -- Michigan | Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- MichiganAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Ink trails II.DDC classification: 810.9/32774 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook. Summary: "From authors of bodice rippers and gallant figures to hometown poetry, hearty men, and tales of American originals, the history of literature in Michigan is deep and rich. The Wolverine State has been the birthplace, home, and inspiration to a tremendous number of men and women of letters, both the well-known and the obscure. Ink Trails II tells the stories of these fascinating and diverse writers whose talent is inextricably linked to Michigan. Exploring the hidden treasures of otherwise forgotten authors while also acknowledging the Michigan-set stories of giants like Hemingway, Dave and Jack Dempsey delve into the state's literary heritage, as robust, diverse, and inexhaustible as the natural beauty of the place that nurtured it. This second volume of "ink trails" continues to tell the story of the remarkable writers, powerful words, and sublime nature of Michigan in the same well-researched and entertaining prose as the first"-- Provided by publisher.
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"From authors of bodice rippers and gallant figures to hometown poetry, hearty men, and tales of American originals, the history of literature in Michigan is deep and rich. The Wolverine State has been the birthplace, home, and inspiration to a tremendous number of men and women of letters, both the well-known and the obscure. Ink Trails II tells the stories of these fascinating and diverse writers whose talent is inextricably linked to Michigan. Exploring the hidden treasures of otherwise forgotten authors while also acknowledging the Michigan-set stories of giants like Hemingway, Dave and Jack Dempsey delve into the state's literary heritage, as robust, diverse, and inexhaustible as the natural beauty of the place that nurtured it. This second volume of "ink trails" continues to tell the story of the remarkable writers, powerful words, and sublime nature of Michigan in the same well-researched and entertaining prose as the first"-- Provided by publisher.

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Dave Dempsey is Policy Director of the Michigan Environmental Council, a statewide environmental coalition. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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