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American Pharaoh

Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation

by Adam Cohen

  • 308 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Back Bay Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political,
  • Political History,
  • Regional Subjects - Midwest,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1902-1976,
  • Biography,
  • Chicago,
  • Daley, Richard J.,,
  • Illinois,
  • Mayors,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9406625M
    ISBN 100316834890
    ISBN 109780316834896


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