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Stories That Skyscrapers Tell

Keri Wiginton for The Chronicle Review

Iowa State U.’s Thomas Leslie on South Michigan Avenue in Chicago.
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Thomas Leslie likes to warn his Iowa State University architecture students that when he brings them to Chicago for a show-and-tell history of pioneering skyscrapers, they'll be facing the "legendary five-hour death march." And he does indeed cover a...

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