A People S History Of Chicago

Author: Kevin Coval
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ISBN: 9781608466719
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Named "Best Chicago Poet" by The Chicago Reader, Kevin Coval channels Howard Zinn to celebrate the Windy City's hidden history.

A People S History Of Environmentalism In The United States

Author: Chad Montrie
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441198687
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conditions there, and talking with residents of the South Side's University of
Chicago settlement house (middle- and upper-class reformers who had moved
into the area to help address its many problems). After the research, he went
back to New York City and traced out the story of a hard-pressed family that was
a composite of what he learned about numerous, actual experiences. Sinclair's
exposé also prompted observers with different political views to make their own
assessment, ...

A People S History Of Science

Author: Clifford D. Conner
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786737867
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Archetypes and Ancestors: Palaeontology in Victorian London 1850–1875 (
Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1982). ———. The Politics of Evolution:
Morphology, Medicine, and Reform in Radical London (Chicago, IL: University of
Chicago Press, 1989). Desmond, Adrian, and James Moore. Darwin (London:
Michael Joseph, 1991). De Vorsey, Louis. “Amerindian Contributions to the
Mapping of North America: A Preliminary View,” in Storey, William K., ed.,
Scientific Aspects of ...

A People S History Of The United States

Author: Howard Zinn
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317325303
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Every railroad in Chicago stopped running, and most of the industries in Chicago
were paralyzed. The stockyards were closed down. A “Citizens' Committee” of
businessmen met daily to map strategy in Chicago. The state militia had been
called out, the police were ready, and the Chicago Mail on May 1 asked that
Albert Parsons and August Spies, the anarchist leaders of the International
Working People's Association, be watched. “Keep them in view. Hold them
personally ...

Graveyards Of Chicago

Author: Matt Hucke
Publisher: Lake Claremont Press
ISBN: 9780964242647
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Cemeteries are in the metropolitan Chicago area.

A People S History Of The Peculiar

Author: Nick Belardes
Publisher: Cleis Press
ISBN: 1936740834
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Why We Fought: America's Wars in Film and History. Lexington, KY: Univer- sity
Press of Kentucky, 2008. Skinner, Kiron K., Anderson, Annelise, and Anderson,
Martin, eds. Reagan: A Life in Letters. New York: Free Press, 2003. Stuhlmann,
Gunther, ed. A Literate Passion: Letters of Anaïs Nin and Henry Miller, 1932–
1953. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1987. Szczeklik, Andrzej.
Catharsis: On the Art ofMedicine. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
Thompson, Kristin.

A People S History Of The Civil War

Author: David Williams
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595587470
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Chicago was one of the most dangerous cities in the country for draft agents,
especially the city's Third Ward. In an elitist dig at the area's poor residents and at
its rival newspaper, the Chicago Times, the Weekly Tribune wrote that residents
of the Third Ward were “the lowest, most ignorant, depraved and besotted rabble
that can be found in the city. Fights, rows, and even murders are not infrequent
among them, and after nightfall it is unsafe for any person to pass through the
locality ...

Voices Of A People S History Of The United States

Author: Howard Zinn
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
ISBN: 9781583229477
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W/ill Lewis, an 18 year old Negro youth was lynched at Tullahoma, Tennessee,
August, 1891, for being “drunk and saucy to white folks.” In the 1880s, George
Pullman built the company town of Pullman, outside of Chicago. He slashed his
workers' wages, forced them to pay high rents for the dwellings he owned, and
controlled every aspect of their lives, treating them like serfs on a feudal estate.
Workers struck Pullman on May 11, 1894. To support them, the American
Railway Union, ...

A People S History Of Modern Europe

Author: William A. Pelz
Publisher: Pluto Press (UK)
ISBN: 9780745332468
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From the monarchical terror of the Middle Ages to the mangled Europe of the twenty-first century, A People's History of Modern Europe tells the history of the continent through the deeds of those whom mainstream history tries to forget ...