scott martelle http://michiganradio.org en Scott Martelle's new book, "Detroit: A Biography" http://michiganradio.org/post/scott-martelles-new-book-detroit-biography <p>Scott Martelle is a journalist and author. His new book <em>Detroit: A Biography</em> chronicles the history of the city from the 17oo&#39;s to the present day. He was also a former staff writer for the Los Angeles Times and the Detroit News.</p><p>Martelle believes there was a point in history when Detroit had an opportunity to diversify its manufacturing.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:45:21 +0000 Jennifer White & Mercedes Mejia 6855 at http://michiganradio.org Scott Martelle's new book, "Detroit: A Biography"