This unique book, compiled from the daily series in the Sun-Times, weaves the history of Chicago's century: the stockyards, the First Ward Ball, the Iroquois fire, the Eastland disaster, Prohibition and Al Capone, the reign of Mayor Richard J. Daley, the Democratic convention and the tumultuous summer of 1968, the city's sports championships, the founding of some of Chicago's greatest institutions, and the celebration of the city's great ethnic communities.

20th Century Chicago: 100 Years - 100 Voices 2000, Sports Publishing LLC

ISBN-13: 9781582612393

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