About the Author
The book is co-authored by Chicago historians Eric Bronsky and Neal Samors. Eric, a transit enthusiast and freelance writer, worked as an architectural modelbuilder and historian for the City of Chicago under several mayors. Neal has authored or co-authored seven books about Chicago's neighborhoods and eras. His recent book "Chicago in the Sixties: Remembering a Time of Change," won the 2007 Independent Publisher Book Award in the History Books category. Both authors are lifelong residents of Chicago.