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Publisher Comments:

Chicago: Portrait of a City is a part of the popular and beautiful Portrait of a Place Series. These are coffee-table quality books for less than $15, a tremendous value. See the world through these magnificent photographs highlighting settings which share a strong sense of place and majesty. Titles in this series include: Alaska, California, Chicago, Colorado, Las Vegas, Michigan, New England, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington, Washington DC, Florida, Mount Hood and Orange County.

Book News Annotation:

This collection features a diverse group of color photos of Chicago, including well-known places such as the United Center, Wrigley Field, Navy Pier, the Chicago River, and downtown, and parks, cultural festivals, and houses designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, giving readers a general idea of the many sights of the city. There is no index or bibliography. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Award-winning photographers have combined their talents in the photographic tour de force CHICAGO: PORTRAIT OF A CITY. The book features many Chicago icons including the Sears Tower, Buckingham Fountain, Wrigley Field, the Lincoln Park Zoo, and Lake Michigan. Journey through the canyons of the Loop, the soaring skyscrapers, the majestic bridges spanning the Chicago River, the green spaces of Chicago's many public parks, and the glamour of Michigan Avenue's Magnificent Mile.

Synopsis:

Award-winning photographers have combined their talents in this photographic tour de force which features many Chicago icons including the Sears Tower, Buckingham Fountain, Wrigley Field, the Lincoln Park Zoo, and Lake Michigan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558689510
Subtitle:
Portrait of a City
Author:
Graphic Arts Publishing
Manufactured by:
Graphic Arts Publishing
Manufactured:
Graphics Arts Books
Manufactured:
Graphic Arts Publishing
Author:
Graphics Arts Books
Publisher:
Graphic Arts Books
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
United States - Midwest - Chicago
Subject:
Chicago (Ill.)
Subject:
Pictorials
Subject:
Chicago - Social life and customs
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Travel-Chicago
Subject:
Travel - U.S./Midwest
Edition Description:
Hardback - sewn
Series:
Portrait of a Place
Publication Date:
20060501
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
9.96x10.02x.55 in. 1.71 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Award-winning photographers have combined their talents in the photographic tour de force CHICAGO: PORTRAIT OF A CITY. The book features many Chicago icons including the Sears Tower, Buckingham Fountain, Wrigley Field, the Lincoln Park Zoo, and Lake Michigan. Journey through the canyons of the Loop, the soaring skyscrapers, the majestic bridges spanning the Chicago River, the green spaces of Chicago's many public parks, and the glamour of Michigan Avenue's Magnificent Mile.
"Synopsis" by ,
Award-winning photographers have combined their talents in this photographic tour de force which features many Chicago icons including the Sears Tower, Buckingham Fountain, Wrigley Field, the Lincoln Park Zoo, and Lake Michigan.
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