Chicago Sketches

Chicago Sketches

Urban Tales, Stories, and Legends From Chicago History

Book - 1995
Rate this:
"Chicago Sketches is a collection of seventy-two essays on Chicago history. The essays are arranged according to subject and, within each category, further divided into chronological order. There are sections devoted to early Chicago, radicals and reformers, literary institutions, neighborhood life, law and disorder, spirituality, politics, disasters and events, the art, visitors, and sports and recreation." "The book contains a dozen maps and fifty-one black-and-white photographs. The appendix provides a chronology of major events in Chicago history and a listing of Chicago mayors and historic landmarks and districts. An annotated bibliography offers suggestions for further reading."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Publisher: Chicago : Loyola University Press, c1995.
ISBN: 9780829408201
0829408207
9780829408195
0829408193
Branch Call Number: 977.311 Sawyers
Characteristics: xiii, 274 p. :,ill., maps ;,23 x 29 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at JoCoLibrary.

Try searching for Chicago Sketches to see if JoCoLibrary owns related versions of the work.


  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top