- Title Pages
Chapter 1The Early World of Chigagou, 1600–1750
Chapter 2Chigagou Becomes Chicago, 1750–1835
Chapter 3Boom, Bust, and Recovery in Early Chicago, 1835–1850
Chapter 4Chicago Conquers the Midwest, 1850–1890
Chapter 5Life in a City on the Make, 1850–1900
Chapter 6The Fire, the Bomb, and the Fair, 1871–1893
Chapter 7The New Immigration, 1880–1920
Chapter 8Progressivism and Urban Reform, 1890–1915
Chapter 9World War I and the Roaring Twenties, 1915–1929
Chapter 10The Great Depression, World War II, and Suburban Growth, 1929–1955
Chapter 11Richard J. Daley and the City That Works, 1955–1976
Chapter 12The Challenges of the Post-Machine Years, 1976–1997
Chapter 13Glamorous and Grim
- City of Big Shoulders
Robert G. Spinney
- Cornell University Press
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