Don't Make No Waves-Don't Back No Losers

An Insider's Analysis of the Daley Machine

by Milton L. Rakove

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Title
Don't Make No Waves-Don't Back No Losers
Subtitle
An Insider's Analysis of the Daley Machine
Author
Milton L. Rakove

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Rakove's study of Chicago politics focuses on how the Daley machine pervaded the lives of everyday Chicagoans. Rakove brings street-wise insight and a scholar's theoretical lens to the book, blending anecdotes with political science.