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The Resource Street signs Chicago : neighborhood and other illusions of big city life, by Charles Bowden and Lew Kreinberg ; photographs by Richard Younker ; foreword by William Appleman Williams

Street signs Chicago : neighborhood and other illusions of big city life, by Charles Bowden and Lew Kreinberg ; photographs by Richard Younker ; foreword by William Appleman Williams

Label
Street signs Chicago : neighborhood and other illusions of big city life
Title
Street signs Chicago
Title remainder
neighborhood and other illusions of big city life
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Bowden and Lew Kreinberg ; photographs by Richard Younker ; foreword by William Appleman Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Don't let the title fool you. It's about more than street signs: it's about life in the big city; it's about history and the loss of history; it's about neighborhoods that were and never were, but still could be; it's about illusion and the real thing...." Studs Terkel.
Assigning source
Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
307/.3362/0977311
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC108.C4
LC item number
B66 1981
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Street signs Chicago : neighborhood and other illusions of big city life, by Charles Bowden and Lew Kreinberg ; photographs by Richard Younker ; foreword by William Appleman Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Walks -- Them -- Dead reckoning -- Tooker City -- Fire -- Spiral stair case -- White City -- Muck bound -- Benny Goodman lived here -- Florence -- Start -- Running wild
Control code
7735623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 p.
Isbn
9780914091066
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81038449
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. 2010 (Access. No. 2010-089). From the library of Charles Bowden. Signed by author. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)7735623
Label
Street signs Chicago : neighborhood and other illusions of big city life, by Charles Bowden and Lew Kreinberg ; photographs by Richard Younker ; foreword by William Appleman Williams
Publication
Contents
Walks -- Them -- Dead reckoning -- Tooker City -- Fire -- Spiral stair case -- White City -- Muck bound -- Benny Goodman lived here -- Florence -- Start -- Running wild
Control code
7735623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 p.
Isbn
9780914091066
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81038449
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. 2010 (Access. No. 2010-089). From the library of Charles Bowden. Signed by author. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)7735623

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