Historic Illinois from the Air / Edition 2

Historic Illinois from the Air / Edition 2

by David Buisseret, Tom Willcockson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226079899

ISBN-13: 9780226079899

Pub. Date: 08/28/1990

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

"A distinctive and skillful effort to bring facets of Illinois history to a popular as well as an academic audience."—John Hoffman, Illinois Historical Survey, University of Illinois Library

Overview

"A distinctive and skillful effort to bring facets of Illinois history to a popular as well as an academic audience."—John Hoffman, Illinois Historical Survey, University of Illinois Library

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226079899
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
08/28/1990
Edition description:
1
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Introduction
 
1. The Land
2. The Amerindians
3. The French
4. Anglophones in the South
5. The Development of the Northwest
6. The Emergence of Chicago
7. Chicago and the Expansion of the Northeast
8. Railroads in Illinois
9. Chicago Becomes the Second City
10. The Mature City and Its Institutions
11. The State Comes of Age
 
Conclusion
Appendix: Sources and Methods
Bibliography
Index

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