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News Mon Jul 06 2009

New "One Book, One Chicago" Selection

The Chicago Public Library has chosen The Plan of Chicago: Daniel Burnham and the Remaking of the American City as their Fall 2009 One Book, One Chicago selection. Publisher U of C Press talks briefly about the book and provides a link to their Plan of Chicago Facebook page where you can follow the upcoming events and discussions. The events will also be posted on Slowdown, so be sure to check our calendar once the discussions get started next month.

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