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Chicago History for Kids: Triumphs and Tragedies of the Windy City Includes ...

Owen Hurd - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 192 pages
From the Native Americans who lived in the Chicago area for thousands of years, to the first European explorers Marquette and Jolliet, to the 2005 Chicago White Sox World ...
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Lost Chicago

David Lowe - Architecture - 2010 - 262 pages
The City of Big Shoulders has always been our most quintessentially American—and world-class—architectural metropolis. In the wake of the Great Fire of 1871, a great building ...
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Grafters and Goo Goos: Corruption and Reform in Chicago

James L. Merriner - History - 2008 - 344 pages
Examines Chicago's history of political corruption and reform efforts, and discusses how conflicts between reformers and corrupt politicians were reflections of incompatible ...
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Historical Cities-Chicago, Illinois

Lyn Wilkerson - Travel - 2010
This installment in the Historical Cities series explores the varied ethnic and industrial history of Chicago. Over 70 historical points of interest are described, in the Loop ...
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Chicago's Most Wanted™: The Top 10 Book of Murderous Mobsters, Midway ...

Laura L. Enright - Reference - 2005 - 300 pages
Established less than 200 years ago, Chicago has seen a lot of living in that short span of time. Burned to the ground early on, it’s been frozen and just recently flooded ...
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Letters from New Orleans

Rob Walker - Travel - 2005 - 220 pages
Rob Walker, columnist for The New York Times Magazine, energises the lately enervated worlds of memoir and travelogue with his book-length debut, 'Letters From New Orleans', a ...
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Even a Daughter Is Better Than Nothing

Mykel Board - Travel - 2005 - 347 pages
Board presents a brilliant and wicked trip into the depths of Outer Mongolia. Incisive and outrageous, Board recounts his year teaching English at the National University in ...
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Guinea Pig Zero: An Anthology of the Journal for Human Research Subjects

Robert Helms - Medical - 2002 - 245 pages
From first person accounts of pharmaceutical studies gone bad to intricate medical histories, Guinea Pig Zero provides a fascinating look at the people who sell their bodies to ...
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From Campus to Combat: A College Boy Becomes a WWII Army Flier

James Alter - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 236 pages
Jim Alter was a sophomore in college when Japan attacked the United States. He enlisted, and after an Army programme that condensed years of officer training into a few frantic ...
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