About the Authors
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Lex Tate is an adjunct lecturer in journalism and advertising at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and served as associate director of the University of Illinois Office for University Relations. John Franch is the author of Robber Baron: The Life of Charles Tyson Yerkes. The University of Illinois Press is a founding member of the Association of American University Presses. Cover photo by L. Brian Stauffer. University of Illinois News Bureau University of Illinois Press 1325 South Oak Street Champaign, IL 61820-6903 www.press.uillinois.edu ...