Patrick T Reardon | Writer, Essayist, Poet, Chicago Historian
Blog: “PUMP DON’T WORK”
Bob Dylan, "Tangled Up in Blue"
"And every one of them words rang true and glowed like burning coal, pouring off of every page, like it was written in my soul."
Book review: “A Dirty Job” by Christopher Moore
The ten best books about Chicago: a list
Essay: Chicago’s Trail of Tears
Book review: “Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence” by Marietta Cambareri
Book review: “Rodin” by Raphael Masson and Veronique Mattiussi
Book Review: “Ulysses S. Grant: Memoirs and Selected Letters.” edited by Mary McFeely and William S. McFeely
Book review: “Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939” by Adam Hochschild
Essay: Chicago’s hangmen reformers
Book review: “Sensing Chicago: Noisemakers, Strikebreakers, and Muckrakers” by Adam Mack
Book review: “Dialogues with Silence: Prayers and Drawings” by Thomas Merton, edited by Jonathan Montaldo
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