City of the Century: The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America

Donald L. Miller (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$21.00  $19.32
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Publish Date
April 03, 1997
Pages
704
Dimensions
6.1 X 2.0 X 9.2 inches | 1.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780684831381

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About the Author

Donald L. Miller is the John Henry MacCracken Professor of History Emeritus at Lafayette College and author of ten books, including Vicksburg, and Masters of the Air, currently being made into a television series by Tom Hanks. He has hosted, coproduced, or served as historical consultant for more than thirty television documentaries and has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, and other publications.

Reviews

John Barron Chicago Sun-Times With City of the Century, Miller has written what will be judged as the great Chicago history.
David McCullough author of John Adams Brims with life, with people, surprise, and with stories -- and stories within stories -- all worth telling.
Morris Dickstein The Washington Post Sweeping and beautifully written.
Michiko Kakutani The New York Times A wonderfully readable account of Chicago's early history.