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Thursday, December 15, 2011
Support 'Detroit's Historic Places of Worship' via Wayne State Press
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Wayne State University Press
Saint Florian Church, interior looking up center aisle toward altar
About the book: Due out in Fall 2012, Detroit's
Historic Places of Worship features 37 churches, 8 denominations, over 150 years of history, and 116 architects, artisans, and craftspeople. No other such history of Detroit's houses of worship exists.
Detroit's Historic Places of Worship
by Marla Collum and Barbara Krueger
with photographs by Dirk Bakker
Contribute in any amount to this project by December 31, 2011!
Detroit's Historic Places of Worship has almost reached its goal on kickstarter.com! If you are one of over 100 backers, THANK YOU! Once the $10,000 goal is reached any money donated is guaranteed to support the project!
If the authors exceed the goal amount by December 31, the extra funds will still be put to good use! We will keep the retail price of this high-quality hardcover book low--extending the book's reach--and we'll get to work on an electronic version of the book!
As an extra enticement, as soon as the authors hit $10,000, the final section of the table of contents will be revealed, along with another full spread of one of Detroit's favorite historic churches! Keep your eye on the "updates" section!
Remember, pledging on kickstarter is as easy as buying something on amazon.com.Your pledges come directly from your Amazon account, so if you already have an account, you're ready to pledge.