From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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|Length: 592 pages||Word Wise: Enabled||Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled|
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Good book but repetitive and OMG if I never hear the word "hinterland" again, it'll still be too soon. : )Published 7 days ago by Consumer
The content appears to be excellent. The typeface size in the paperback version is however awful -- smallest I have ever seen in a trade paper back. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Donald F. Brosnan
Excellent investigation into how the markets in Chicago shaped the environment of the West. The writing is just a bit repetitive at times.Published 9 months ago by Stephen Breton
It's an interesting story of real events. It's worth reading for what it says about the forces driving development in the 19th century.Published 10 months ago by Richard Mohs
I grew up in Chicago. Nature's Metropolis told me so much about my home town that I never heard about while I was living there. It is
a fascinating book.
The city of Chicago inhabits a unique location straddling several natural divides: between the watersheds of Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River; between vast grasslands on the... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Taylor rose