Chicagoland: City and Suburbs in the Railroad Age
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BeschreibungAnn Durkin Keating reanimates the railroads that brought together nineteenth-century Chicagoland with more than a hundred photographs and maps.
PortraitAnn Durkin Keating is professor of history at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. She is coeditor of The Encyclopedia of Chicago and author of Building Chicago: Suburban Developers and the Creation of a Divided Metropolis and Invisible Networks: Exploring the History of Local Utilities and Public Works.
Pressestimmen"In our ideal reference world there would be an encyclopedia like this one for every great American city. This is a superb ready-reference work on Chicago, a good starting point for students doing research, and a wonderful book to browse through." - Booklist"
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF CHICAGO PR
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2005
Seitenanzahl: 262 Seiten