Whitecap Books, Hardcover, 9781552850268, 96pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2010
Welcome to Chicago Bordered the turquoise waters of Lake Michigan and spanning the picturesque Chicago River, this metropolis is one of the nation's top business centers and more. Chicago boasts a vibrant mix of cultural events, recreation opportunities, and spectacular architecture. Shoppers can wander the world-famous Magnificent Mile, outdoor enthusiasts can cycle almost 20 miles of lakeside paths, and both visitors and residents can enjoy countless festivals -- including 200 annual parades. Add all that to a tradition of hospitality and plentiful summer sunshine, and it's no wonder Chicago draws 25 million visitors each year.
About the "America" series:
As expansive as America itself, this outstanding series captures outstanding views of panoramic landscapes, brilliant city skylines, and picturesque communities. Each volume focuses on a city or state and features 96 pages and 70 stunning images by internationally renowned photographers, plus descriptive captions.