Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places (Oddball series)

Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places (Oddball series)

By: Michigan/Pohlen, Jerome

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There's more to Michigan than beautiful forests, shuttered factories, and miles and miles of stunning shoreline. Armed with this offbeat travel guide, you'll soon discover the strange underbelly of the Great Lakes State. Michigan has monuments to fluoridation, snurfing, the designer of the Jefferson nickel, and the once-famous Mr. Chicken, as well as festivals honoring tulips, Christmas pickles, and a 38-acre fungus. It's where you'll find the World's Largest Lugnut, the Nun Doll Museum, Joe's Gizzard City, the Teenie-Weenie Pickle Barrel Cottage, Howdy Doody, and Thomas Edison's last breath. The state also has its share of weird history--it's where Harry Houdini perished on Halloween night in 1926, where skater Tanya Harding's posse whacked Nancy Kerrigan, and where the Kellogg brothers invented popular breakfast cereals and less-popular yogurt enemas. Along with humorous histories and witty observations, Oddball Michigan provides addresses, websites, hours, fees, and driving directions for each of its 450 entries.

Title: Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places (Oddball series)

Author Name: Michigan/Pohlen, Jerome

Categories: American Travel,

Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PR:

ISBN Number: 1613748930

ISBN Number 13: 9781613748930

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 393871