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City of the century : the epic of Chicago and the making of America

Author: Donald L Miller
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This history of Chicago describes its wild beginnings, the Great Fire of 1871, its architecture, its mix of cultures, its community of young writers and journalists, and its staggering projects -  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald L Miller
ISBN: 0684801949 9780684801940 9780684831381 0684831384
OCLC Number: 493430274
Awards: Winner of Great Lakes Book Awards (General) 1997
Description: 1 vol. (704 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Donald L Miller.

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Michiko Kakutani The New York Times A wonderfully readable account of Chicago's early history. Morris Dickstein The Washington Post Sweeping and beautifully written. David McCullough author of John Read more...

 
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