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Chicago, City on the Make

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Chicago: City on the Make - Algren, Nelson, and Terkel, Studs (Introduction by), and Algren, Nels

Ernest Hemingway once said of Nelson Algren's writing that "you should not read it if you cannot take a punch." The prose poem, "Chicago: City on the Make," filled with language that swings and jabs and stuns, lives up to those words. This 50th anniversary edition is newly annotated with explanations for everything from slang to Chicagoans, famous ... Read More

Chicago: City on the Make 1987, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226013848

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