The Third Coast

The Third Coast

When Chicago Built the American Dream

Audiobook CD - 2013 | Unabridged
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A cultural history of Chicago at midcentury, with its incredible mix of architects, politicians, musicians, writers, entrepreneurs, and actors who helped shape modern America.
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
Publisher: [Ashland, OR] : Blackstone Audio, p2013
Edition: Unabridged
Branch Call Number: 977.311043 D
Characteristics: 14 sound discs (18 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 CD-ROM
CD audio
Additional Contributors: Drummond, David - Narrator
ISBN: 9781470843472


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