A History of Chicago, Volume I The Beginning of a City 1673-1848 (History of Chicago) by Bessie Louise Pierce

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .

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Subjects:

  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • Illinois,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • United States - State & Local - Midwest,
  • History / United States / 19th Century,
  • United States - 19th Century

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages520
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10192772M
ISBN 100226668398
ISBN 109780226668390

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