The former mayor of Chicago describes growing up in the city, its history, her entry into politics, the realities of power, her election as mayor, and her continuing love affair with the city.... for trains and streetcars at a greater rate than ever before, both within the city limits and beyond to the suburban communities north, south, and west of the city. ... to their ownersa#39; wealth and power. ... New manufacturing and processing techniques were slowly but surely laying off manual workers of the traditional sort .
|Author||:||Jane Byrne, Paul Simon|
|Publisher||:||Northwestern University Press - 2004-07-23|