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www.microcosmpublishing.com $7.95 96 pages This book has the distinction of being a selection for Best American Travel Writing 2012 and it’s easy to see why with its vivid descriptions of the rail system and outlying towns and beautiful sets from … Continue reading

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www.microcosmpublishing.com $9.95 This is a great project from filmmaker Bill Daniel about hobo railway graffiti, attempting to dissect its status as either visual pollution or little understood art form. The subsequent journey through underground railroad monikers and catalogued “captures” on … Continue reading

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www.microcosmpublishing.com $7.95 I guess it’s important to enumerate the subtitle of this book since it basically tells you what a wild ride you’re in for: “HOW TO BUILD PLYWOOD PONTOONS & LONGTAIL BOAT MOTORS OUT OF SCRAP” and basically pilot … Continue reading

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www.microcosmpublishing.com 96 pages $8.95 In some ways, Dan P. Moore’s tale of week-long civil unrest in the OTR (Over The Rhine) neighborhood of Cincinnati reminds me of the work of Joe Sacco. With sketchy hand lettering and an inky line … Continue reading

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