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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Robert Cromie  

Pen Name: None

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Born: February 28, 1909 in Detroit, Michigan

Died: May 22, 1999 in Grayslake, Illinois


-- Robert Cromie on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=robert+cromie


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Selected Titles At Your Library

The little people /
ISBN: 0896960242. OCLC Number:

Everest House,. New York :. ©1979.

"An illustrated look at some of the world's most engaging men and women"--Jacket subtitle.

A short history of Chicago /
ISBN: 0938530283. OCLC Number:

Lexikos,. San Francisco :. 1984.

Chicago, a celebration /
ISBN: 0528834142. OCLC Number:

Rand McNally,. Chicago :. ©1990.

Dillinger :
ISBN: 0924772069. OCLC Number:

Chicago Historical Bookworks,. Evanston, Ill. :. 1990.

Illinois trivia /
ISBN: 1558531629. OCLC Number:

Rutledge Hill Press,. Nashville, Tenn. :. ©1992.

Questions and answers focus on the history, culture, people, and places of the state of Illinois.

The great Chicago fire /
ISBN: 155853265X. OCLC Number:

Rutledge Hill Press,. Nashville, Tenn. :. ©1994.

Now in paperback, The Great Chicago Fire presents a complete narrative history of the 1871 fire that destroyed 73,000 miles of streets and 17,500 buildings, and which left 100,000 people homeless. More than 150 photographs and illustrations help tell the inspiring story of a heroic American city.


Awards

Cromie received an Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the Peabody Award for the

Book Beat

television program.

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