Individual Author Record
Name: Lloyd WendtPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Audience: Adult; Born: 1908 in Spencer, South Dakota Died: 2007 in Sanford, Florida
-- Lloyd Wendt on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=lloyd+wendt
Illinois ConnectionWendt lived in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationLloyd Wendt was a long time Chicago journalist and the author of a number of books. He earned a bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism from Northwestern University before starting at the Tribune. He had been a Chicago Tribune reporter and editor for more than 40 years, chronicled the city's most colorful politicians and venerable institutions in a shelf-full of books that are required reading for anyone interested in the city's history. While gaining an enviable reputation as a reporter and editor at the Tribune and its sister papers, Chicago's American and Chicago Today, Wendt worked nights and weekends to rap out a steady stream of books, many written with follow newspaperman Herman Kogan.
- Lords of the Levee: The Story of Bathhouse John and Hinky Dink, Northwestern University Press, 2005
- Give the Lady What She Wants: The Story of Marshall Field & Company, And Books, 1997
- Big Bill of Chicago, Northwestern University Press, 2005
Selected Titles At Your Library
Lords of the levee :
ISBN: 0810123207. OCLC Number: Northwestern University Press,. Evanston, Ill. :. ©2005.
Give the lady what she wants! :
ISBN: 0897080203. OCLC Number: And Books,. South Bend [Ind.] :. [1979?]
Big Bill of Chicago /
ISBN: 0810123193. OCLC Number: . .