Germans of Chicago
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Germans of Chicago

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Published by Stipes Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Demography,
  • Sociology

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11163508M
ISBN 100875631134
ISBN 109780875631134

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Evidence for the German element's presence in Chicago --Coming to Chicago: the price paid --The interactions of Germans and Chicagoans of other nationalities --A group of people suspended between two nations --The German element's role in public life --The clubs of Chicago's German . An excerpt from They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, by Milton Mayer. Also available on web site: online catalogs, secure online ordering, excerpts from new books. Sign up for email notification of new releases in your field. The book presented an in depth and realistic view of Chicago's rapid development and growth, particularly regarding the total failure of the elder Mayor Daley to accept and deal fairly with the city's Black minority and housing by: Germans in Chicago has 2, members. This group is for Germans that live in or just moved to Chicago Illinois. Purpose of this site is to connect and.

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