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You Know You're in Michigan When...: 101 Quintessential Places, People, Events, Customs, Lingo, and Eats of the Great Lakes State (You Know You're in)

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You know you're in Michigan when . . .

. . . a piston isn't always under the hood of your car

. . . pasties are something you eat

. . . youse meet da yooper

Michigan has its own view of the world. Look through that lens and learn 101 quintessential people, places, events, eats, and traditions that help form the personality of the Great Lakes State. You'll find out about people who are Pistons, what to do when someone offers your mother a pasty, and why residents of the Upper Peninsula are called Yoopers. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a born-and-bred native, this book will make you smile as you discover what it really means to be in Michigan.

Synopsis:

A celebration for residents and a field guide for the uninitiated, this delightful book highlights the beloved customs, traits, recipes, and places that make Michigan a state apart.

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Synopsis:

You know you're in Michigan when . . .

. . . a piston isn't always under the hood of your car

. . . pasties are something you eat

. . . youse meet da yooper

Michigan has its own view of the world. Look through that lens and learn 101 quintessential people, places, events, eats, and traditions that help form the personality of the Great Lakes State. You'll find out about people who are Pistons, what to do when someone offers your mother a pasty, and why residents of the Upper Peninsula are called Yoopers. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a born-and-bred native, this book will make you smile as you discover what it really means to be in Michigan.

Synopsis:

Michigan has its own view of the world. Look through that lens and learn 101 quintessential people, places, events, eats, and traditions that help form the personality of the Great Lakes State. You'll find out about people who are Pistons, what to do when someone offers your mother a pasty, and why residents of the Upper Peninsula are called Yoopers. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a born-and-bred native, this book will make you smile as you discover what it really means to be in Michigan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762738120
Subtitle:
101 Quintessential Places, People, Events, Customs, Lingo, and Eats of the Great Lakes State
Author:
Burcar, Colleen
Publisher:
Globe Pequot
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Almanacs
Subject:
United States - Midwest - East North Central (General)
Subject:
Michigan
Subject:
United States - Midwest - Michigan
Subject:
United States / Midwest / East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI)
Subject:
Michigan Description and travel.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First and First
Series:
You Know You're In Series
Publication Date:
20050601
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
illustrations throughout
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Americana » Midwest
Reference » Almanacs

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"Synopsis" by ,
A celebration for residents and a field guide for the uninitiated, this delightful book highlights the beloved customs, traits, recipes, and places that make Michigan a state apart.

.


"Synopsis" by ,
You know you're in Michigan when . . .

. . . a piston isn't always under the hood of your car

. . . pasties are something you eat

. . . youse meet da yooper

Michigan has its own view of the world. Look through that lens and learn 101 quintessential people, places, events, eats, and traditions that help form the personality of the Great Lakes State. You'll find out about people who are Pistons, what to do when someone offers your mother a pasty, and why residents of the Upper Peninsula are called Yoopers. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a born-and-bred native, this book will make you smile as you discover what it really means to be in Michigan.

"Synopsis" by ,
Michigan has its own view of the world. Look through that lens and learn 101 quintessential people, places, events, eats, and traditions that help form the personality of the Great Lakes State. You'll find out about people who are Pistons, what to do when someone offers your mother a pasty, and why residents of the Upper Peninsula are called Yoopers. Whether you're a first-time visitor or a born-and-bred native, this book will make you smile as you discover what it really means to be in Michigan.

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