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Author Dyja, Tom.

Title The third coast : when Chicago built the American dream / Thomas Dyja.

Publication Info. New York : The Penguin Press, 2013.
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Description xxxiv, 508 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [417]-488) and index.
Contents Part One. Pre-1945 -- The Brick Is Another Teacher -- We Were Part of Them -- Washed Up on a Favorable Shore -- The Ideal World of Mr. Hutchins -- Part Two. 1945-1949 -- The Chaos of Our Conceptions -- Believers in the City -- A Discovered Beauty -- Until My Change Comes -- A Local Youth in Love -- Let Me Do One by Myself -- A Fresh Time -- The Balance of Power -- This Program Came to You from Chicago -- A City of Slightbrows -- Part Three. 1950-1954 -- Stand Up and Be Counted -- Living Separate Lives -- Nobody Knows My Name -- The Lonely Crowd -- Convention Summer -- Playwrights and Playboys -- Chicagsky Temp -- Part Four. 1955 -- A Family Man for a Family City -- The Blues Have a Baby -- American Hungers -- Theater Without Heroes -- What Kind of World Do We Live In? -- We Like It This Way -- Part Five. 1956-1960 -- Chicago Dynamic -- Beta People for a Beta World -- Gaining a Moon and Losing Ourselves -- Will Somebody Please Listen to Me Today! -- The Realm of the Unreal -- Epilogue: In Chicago for My Forever.
Subject Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 20th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Relations.
United States -- Relations -- Illinois -- Chicago.
ISBN 9781594204326
1594204322
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