By Rod Sellers
This moment booklet concerning the sector tells the tale of this attention-grabbing and colourful Chicago group from a chronological method. It appears to be like at very important topics of yankee background from the point of view of this city, working-class group. Industrialization, urbanization, unionization, immigration, and Americanization have been topics that performed out at the Southeast aspect of Chicago. It examines how the group handled difficulties like melancholy, wars, pollutants, and the decline of heavy industry-especially the metal industry.
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Chicago's Southeast Side Revisited (Images of America) by Rod Sellers