Great Chicago Fires: Historic Blazes that Shaped a City
Chronicles notable Chicago fires and their causes, consequences, and historical contexts, and follows the development of the city's firefighters from nineteenth-century citizen bucket brigades to the modern day, high-tech fire department.
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Review: Great Chicago Fires: Historic Blazes That Shaped a CityUser Review - Jacqueline - Goodreads
This book was great and actually inspired me to extend my own historical research just for fun. I never realized Chicago had so many fires that led to important changes for the town itself. I would ... Read full review