Are you interested in learning about Chicago, the host city to the 2013 NFPA Conference & Expo? Or maybe you're just looking for a good book to read. In the coming weeks, I'll be highlighting some of the customer top-rated (four and five star) books about Chicago from Amazon.com. Have a favorite book about Chicago that you'd like to share? Tell us about it in the Comments section. Enjoy!
With details on everything from the Magnificent Mile to Wicker Park, this is the only guide a native or traveler needs.
The Not For Tourists Guide to Chicago divides Chi-town into sixty mapped neighborhoods. Every map is dotted with user-friendly NFT icons that plot the nearest essential services and entertainment locations, while providing important information on things like kid-friendly activities, public transportation, restaurants, bars, and Chicago’s art scene. The book includes a foldout highway map, and covers the North Side, Near North Side, Near West Side, the Greater Loop, the South Side, and Greater Chicago. It’s the only key to the Windy City that Daley can’t give you. 150 color illustrations.