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Gang Leader for a Day

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Book, Venkatesh, Sudhir
Date: 
2008
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Gang Leader for a day is the story of Sudhir Venkatesh meeting with a gang leader named TJ and working with him for a decade to learn about the drug business in Chicago.
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English
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9780143114932
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William Lavalie

So What if it's True

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Book, So What if it's True: From the Notebooks of Lorri Jackson
Date: 
2017
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This is book collecting an assortment of various written work by Lorri Jackson, including letters, poetry, and prose.
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Thricepublishing.com

It Happened in Chicago

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Book, Cohn, Scotti
Date: 
2009
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It Happened in Chicago is about people and events from the history of Chicago.
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English
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9780762750566
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Item Donor: 
William Lavalie

Slaughterhouse

Location

940 W. Exchange Ave.
60609 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Pacyga, Dominic
Date: 
2015
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"Slaughterhouse tells the story of the Union Stock Yard, chronicling the rise and fall of an industrial district that, for better or worse, defined Chicago for decades." *
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English
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*Abstract taken from inside jacket cover.
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780226123097
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Item Donor: 
William Lavalie

Hands on Chicago

Catalog Number: 
Book, Heise, Kenan
Date: 
1987
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Hands on Chicago is a neighborhood guide to the city.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
0933893280
Item Donor: 
William Lavalie

A Record in Space

Location

1276 N Milwaukee Ave
60622 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, 826CHI
Date: 
2016
Edition: 
First
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Fiction anthology including poetry, essays and short fiction from the 826CHI Youth Advisory Board (YAB), a group of Chicago area high school students.
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English
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Deliverance: Writings on Postal Relations

Location

2339 N California Ave
60647 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Fischer, Marc
Date: 
2014
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In moving from the East Humboldt Park neighborhood of Chicago to Logan Square, author Marc Fischer began going to a new post office. Much to his chagrin, the level of service at the new post office was not up to his standards. Marc expressed this displeasure in a series of Facebook posts, which have been compiled here in book form.
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English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9781940190068
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New Voices

The Hole: Consumer Culture

Catalog Number: 
book,Duffy, Damian
Date: 
2008
Volume: 
1
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A science fiction horror story about the buying and selling of race in America, the simultaneous worship and degradation of African Americans in popular culture, and the bloody terror of boundaries being torn down.
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English
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9780977868926

The Dynamic Library

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Book, The Dynamic Library
Date: 
2015
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Taken from inside front flap: The Dynamic Library presents essays in translation from an interdisciplinary symposium on the classification and organization of knowledge held at Sitterwerk, St. Gallen, in 2011...The essays gathered in The Dynamic Library contextualize the Sitterwerk's associative classification system amid artistic and historical systems of order, while pointing to future methods for incorporating subjectivity and serendipity into the organization of knowledge
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9781940190099

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