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The Plan of Chicago by Carl Smith
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it was amazing
bookshelves: nonfiction, chicago

Being a Chicago girl, I am addicted to learning more about the city. In 1909 Daniel Burnham published a book called The Plan of Chicago. This book is by Carl Smith and talks about that book, why it was needed and what came out of it.

I thought it was really interesting to see many of the proposals at the turn of the century alive and well today.

There are tons of cool city pictures from the book itself as well as photographs taken at various times.

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Reading Progress

May 1, 2008 – Shelved
May 1, 2008 – Shelved as: nonfiction
Started Reading
May 15, 2008 – Shelved as: chicago
May 15, 2008 – Finished Reading

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