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Tagsnon-fiction (83), history (40), American West (36), American history (33), Chicago author (31), memoir (29), first edition (28), Chicago (27), journalism (25), fiction (25) — see all tags

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About meI'm a professor at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. I was a journalist, mostly at big-city daily newspapers, for 26 years before teaching.

About my libraryEclectic


Favorite authorsBill Bryson, John Ciardi, Ivan Doig, David McCullough, Wallace Stegner (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresBookman's Alley

Real nameSteven Duke

LocationEvanston, IL

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceNov 17, 2010

Currently readingThe Eleventh Man by Ivan Doig

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