City of the Century: The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America

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Simon & Schuster, 1996 - 704 من الصفحات
Thoroughly researched and magnificently written, City of the Century captures all the drama of Chicago's growth from a desolate fur-trading post in the 1830s to a metropolis that by 1890 rivaled New York City. "Brims with life, with people, surprises, and with stories--and stories within stories--all worth telling."--David McCullough, author of Truman. of photos. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.

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Preface
15
City of Dreamers and Doers
24
Didnt Expect No Town
48
حقوق النشر

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نبذة عن المؤلف (1996)

Donald L. Miller is the John Henry McCracken Professor of History at Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, where he lives, and is the host of the PBS series A Biography of America.

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