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Division Street : America

Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [1967] ©1967
Series: Pelican book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Life stories, based on personal interviews, of some seventy selected residents of Chicago, Ill. intended to portray changes occurring in the U.S.A. during the past few decades.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.
Division Street: America.
New York, Pantheon Books [1967]
(OCoLC)579753930
Online version:
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.
Division Street: America.
New York, Pantheon Books [1967]
(OCoLC)605971306
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Studs Terkel
ISBN: 0394710096 9780394710099
OCLC Number: 478721
Description: xxvi, 381 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Prefatory notes --
An A-B-C guide for non-Chicagoans --
Prologue. Florence Scala --
Part I: "The feeling tone." Lucy Jefferson ; Gene Willis ; Jan Powers ; Harriet Behrens ; Chester Kolar ; Elizabeth Chapin ; John Rath ; Rita Buscari --
Part II: On the town. Kid Pharaoh ; Stan Lenard --
Part III: "Did you see Lord Jim?" Dennis Hart --
Part IV: Two Landladies, a cop, and the stranger. Eva Barnes ; Gladys Pennington ; Tom Kearney ; Carlos Alvarez --
Part V: Nostos. George Drossos ; Lucky Miller ; Billy Joe Gatewood ; Mr. and Mrs. Thurman Parker ; Bonnie Dawson ; Benny Bearskin ; Sister Evelyn --
Part VI: Homeowner. Henry Lorenz ; Lew Gibson ; Mike Kostelnik ; Mrs. James Winslow ; Bob Carter --
Part VII: Homemaker. Therese Carter ; Helen Peters ; Diane Romano ; Barbara Hayes --
Part VIII: Nobless obllge. Mrs. R. Fuqua Davies --
Part IX: Ex-domestic. Lois Arthur --
Part X: Executive suite. Bill Dellakamp --
Part XI: Celebrity. Terence Ignatius Boyle --
Part XII: Madison Avenue, Chicago. Ross Pelletier ; Charlie Landesfahr --
Part XIII: Golden Gloves. Jesus Lopez --
Part XIV: Skilled hands, old and new. Anton Faber ; John Robison ; Andrew Bartok --
Part XV: Retired. Ed Criado ; Herb Gross ; Charles Wilhelm ; Valerie Bosard ; Clyde Fulton --
Part XVI: "Search for delight." Barry Byrne --
Part XVII: Teacher. Janice Majewski ; Judy Huff ; Marlene Dexter ; Nell Robison --
Part XVIII: Making it. Gene Willis, revisited ; Norma Blair and Horton Blair ; Bob Skinner ; Edward Gilroy, Jr. ; Frank D. Haley ; Phil Eagle --
Part XIX: Fallaways. Dave Williamson ; Hal Maiden --
Part XX: Grass rooters. Jim Campaigne ; Anne Grierson --
Part XXI: The inheritors. Chick Marmor ; Bill Lahr ; Amber Ladeira ; Molly Rodriguez ; Frankie Rodriguez ; Dan Fowler ; Jimmy White ; Lily Lowell --
Epilogue. Jessie Binford.
Series Title: Pelican book.
Responsibility: by Studs Terkel.

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Life stories, based on personal interviews, of some seventy selected residents of Chicago, Ill. intended to portray changes occurring in the U.S.A. during the past few decades.

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