2 edition of Chicago and its people found in the catalog.
Chicago and its people
Introduces the history, people, government, economy, sights, problems, and future of Illinois" largest city.
|Statement||[by] Muriel Stanek. Illustrated by Darrell D. Wiskur, Roger Harrington, and Carol Stutz.|
|Contributions||Wiskur, Darrell D., illus., Harrington, Roger, illus., Stutz, Carol, illus.|
|LC Classifications||F548.33 .S76|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||288|
|LC Control Number||70190027|
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