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A Shoppers’ Paradise

How the Ladies of Chicago Claimed Power and Pleasure in the New Downtown

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HARDCOVER

$39.95 • £28.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674987272

Publication: April 2019

Available 03/18/2019

Text

288 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

27 photos, 2 maps

World

  • Introduction
  • 1. Moneyed Women and the Downtown
  • 2. The Hoopskirt War of 1893
  • 3. Consumer Rights and the Theater Hat Problem
  • 4. Tippling Ladies and Public Pleasure
  • 5. Mashers, Prostitutes, and Shopping Ladies
  • 6. The Traffic of Women
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index