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Boss Cermak of Chicago

Alex Gottfried

Boss Cermak of Chicago

a study of political leadership.

by Alex Gottfried

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cermak, Anton Joseph, 1873-1933,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF548.5 .C38
      The Physical Object
      Pagination459 p.
      Number of Pages459
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5827230M
      LC Control Number61015063
      OCLC/WorldCa479002

      relationship to A. J. Cermak. According to "Boss Cermak of Chicago" by Alex Gottfried, University of Washington Press, Seattle, , Anton J. was the first born son of Anton and Catherine who came to America when he was just 1 year old in It should be possible to .   Dr. Gottfried was the author of Boss Cermak of Chicago: A Study of Political Leadership, published by the University of Washington Press in , which became a primary text for anyone researching American “machine politics.”.

      Mayor of Chicago, Democratic Party Won primary election Febru ; defeated John B. De Voney Elected 44th. He wanted to be a boss. Unsure of what that meant exactly, he went on to complete high school, enroll in college, join a fraternity, and graduate from college. James took his entrepreneurial drive and love of riding bikes to the streets. He eventually joined the Outlaws, a Chicago motorcycle club formed in

        "The best book ever written about an American city, by the best journalist of his time."-- Jimmy Breslin New edition of the classic story of the late Richard J. Daley, politician and self-promoter extraordinaire, from his inauspicious youth on Chicago's South Side through his rapid climb to the seat of power as mayor and boss of the Democratic Party by: CHICAGO -- Most people take the Red Line to Wrigley Field. If you want to walk a little and maybe dodge a bit of the pregame crowd, though, you can take the Brown Line to Belmont, head west a few steps, and then stroll a little more than half a mile north up Sheffield deep into Wrigleyville.


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