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Strange But True: Chicago: Tales of the Windy City

3.75  ·  Rating Details  ·  8 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Thomas J. O'Gorman's credentials for Windy City research are impeccable. Not only is he the scholar-in-residence at Chicago's Newberry Library and the historian-in-residence at Chicago's Irish Fellowship Club; he is the author of numerous books about the city, including the critically acclaimed Frank Lloyd Wright's Chicago and Park Life: The Summer of 1977 at Comiskey Park ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published December 1st 2005 by Globe Pequot
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Jul 16, 2014 Rebeca rated it liked it
Nice collection of facts, but they do repeat several of them 2 or 3 times. They're also randomly presented without much thought for curating, and it ends rather haphazardly and abruptly.
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A fun book filled with noteworthy Chicago facts and lore... my 6th graders enjoyed it as well.
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