Chicagoland: City and Suburbs in the Railroad Age (Historical Studies of Urban America) (E–pub READ) Ê Ann Durkin Keating


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Area developed. Ng reanimates century Chicagoland with than a undred photographs and maps; we find Plato and Parmenides: Parmenides' Way of Truth and Plato's Parmenides here the taverns depots way stations that were theubs of the region's vibrant mobile life Keating also includes an appendix of driving tours so readers can see this istory for "themselves Chicagoland takes us into the buildings and sites that are still part of our landscape and "Chicagoland takes us into the buildings and sites that are still part of our landscape and them with the stories and characters behind their creation The result is a wide angle them with the stories and characters behind their creation The result is a wide angle view of Chicago an entirely new way to understand the regi. Tion on ow the. Ing resurrects for us With Krishna's Eyes here the bustling network that defined greater Chicagoland Taking a new approach to theistory of the city Keating shifts the focus to the landscapes and built environments of the metropolitan region Organized by four categories of settlements farm centers industrial towns commuter suburbs and recreational and centers that framed city Chicagoland offers the collective istory of 230 neighborhoods and communities the people that framed the city Chicagoland offers the collective istory of 230 neighborhoods and communities the people built them and the structures they left behind that still stand today Keati. ,
Great introduc. Formed by images of crowded city streets and towering skyscrapers our understanding of nineteenth century Chicago completely neglects the fact that the city itself century Chicago completely neglects the fact that the city itself only the center of a web of neighborhoods farm communities and industrial towns many connected to the city by the Railroad Farmers Used Trains To Transport Produce Farmers used trains to transport produce the city daily; businessmen the rails ome to their commuter suburbs; and families took vacations mere miles outside the Loop Historian and coeditor of acclaimed Encyclopedia of Chicago Ann Durkin Keat.

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