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BAE_WEBQUEST 1. What was going on in Chicago in the late 60's and early 70’s? The House on Mango Street was written by Sandra Cisneros in 1984. The book consists of various vignettes which describe the culture of Mexican-Americans. In the late 60’s, Chicago was growing rapidly. Many sculptures were built by well-known artists and by the presence of the O’Hare International Airport, many businesses and industries kept developing. In early 70’s, the city boosted its reconstruction by building many skyscrapers and high-rise apartments. For instance, the First National Plaza was built in 1969, and Willis Tower was built in 1974. The construction of John
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