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American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley: His Battle for Chicago and the Nation

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The story of legendary Chicago mayor Richard J. Daly and his pivotal role in building Chicago into a major metropolis while fighting against racial integration, the anti-Vietnam War movement, and President Johnson's War on Poverty. 16-page photo insert.

Synopsis:

Now in paperback comes the story of Richard J. Daley, the last of the big city bosses, the patriarch of a political dynasty, and a major national figure in American urban politics. of photos.

Synopsis:

This is a biography of mayor Richard J. Daley. It is the story of his rise from the working-class Irish neighbourhood of his childhood to his role as one of the most important figures in 20th century American politics.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [593]-599) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316834032
Subtitle:
Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation
Author:
Cohen, Adam
Author:
Taylor, Elizabeth
Publisher:
Back Bay Books
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Political
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Chicago (Ill.)
Subject:
1945-1989
Subject:
Regional Subjects - Midwest
Subject:
Mayors
Subject:
United States Politics and government.
Subject:
Chicago (Ill.) Politics and government.
Subject:
Biography-Political
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Politicians; Mayors; Lawyers
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
106-8
Publication Date:
20010501
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
9.38x6.22x1.80 in. 2.38 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Now in paperback comes the story of Richard J. Daley, the last of the big city bosses, the patriarch of a political dynasty, and a major national figure in American urban politics. of photos.
"Synopsis" by , This is a biography of mayor Richard J. Daley. It is the story of his rise from the working-class Irish neighbourhood of his childhood to his role as one of the most important figures in 20th century American politics.
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