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The Great Chicago Fire

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One of the best narrative histories ever written about the devastating fire has been reprinted in this oversized, illustrated edition. Over 150 photos and illustrations.
Paperback, 223 pages
Published July 1st 1994 by Thomas Nelson (first published 1958)
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Patricia Kaniasty
This was not what I was expecting. This book is like a written map. It literally takes you minute by minute and block by block in what burns up. So......it gets kind of boring at times. It also gets into the politics of the times which I am not interested in. Great drawings and pictures though.
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A beautiful book with many photographs and eye witness drawings, stories, descriptions of exactly what happened hour by hour. A fascinating book for anytime.
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