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10 edition of Slats Grobnik and some other friends. found in the catalog.

Slats Grobnik and some other friends.

by Mike Royko

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Chicago (Ill.),
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1945-1970

    • Edition Notes

      A collection of the author"s columns first published in the Chicago daily news, 1968-73.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF548.52 .R69 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination307 p.
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5422670M
      ISBN 100525204954
      LC Control Number73016457
      OCLC/WorldCa800576

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      Once when commenting on the problems of the governor of Alaska, who was accused of helping his friends, Slats questioned what politics was all about. It certainly wasn't about helping your enemies. Royko published several books, mostly, as with Slats Grobnik and Some Other Friendsor Like I Was Saying, these were collections of his columns. Royko published several books, mostly, as with Slats Grobnik and Some Other Friendsor Like I Was Saying, these were collections of his columns. The exception was his work on Richard Daley, mayor of Chicago, Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago.

      Generally, the Slats Grobnik columns described two men discussing a current event in a Polish neighborhood bar. In , Royko collected several columns of the Grobnik columns is a collection titled Slats Grobnik and Other Friends. One of my favorite books on the bookshelf is Slats Grobnik and Some Other Friends, a paperback collection of Chicago newspaper columns by Mike Royko. Mike Royko Ap .


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This one has been out of print for decades, and I've had it on my Powell's watch list for about two years now, and even with the high volume they do in used books this is the first time this book has turned up.

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