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American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation

By Adam Cohen

Now in paperback comes the tale of Richard J. Daley, the final of the massive urban bosses, the patriarch of a political dynasty, and a huge nationwide determine in American city politics. of images.

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After collage, Dawson served in global battle I with the 365th Infantry in France, the place he used to be wounded and gassed throughout the Meuse-Argonne crusade. After the warfare, he back to Chicago, the place he attended legislations institution. He joined the bar in 1920 and shortly begun working towards legislations. 18 Dawson used to be, in actual phrases, an unprepossessing guy. He had a wood leg and a pencil-thin mustache, and he appeared adequate like a political hack to appear correct at domestic in the back of a battered table within the close to South Side’s 2d Ward political place of work.

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