Bob Kowalski's Reviews > Nature's Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West

Nature's Metropolis by William Cronon
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Aug 14, 11

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I recently re-read this book. I first read it in 1992 while I was living in Chicago. At that time, I enjoyed all of the local history that I previously did not know or even heard before.

After re-reading it, once again I enjoyed reading about why Chicago made it and other cities in the region did not. It's a great economic history and somewhat relevant to current events.
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