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The devil in the white city

murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America

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This edition was published in by Crown Publishers in New York.

Written in English

447 pages

From back cover: Bringing Chicago circa 1893 to vivid life, Erik Larson's spell-binding bestseller intertwines the true tale of two men - the brilliant architect behind the legendary 1893 World's Fair, striving to secure America's place in the world; and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction.

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Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
2013, Thorndike Press
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Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
2013, Thorndike Press
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Devil in the White City
2010, Transworld Publishers Limited
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, Madness, and the Fair that Changed America
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
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The Devil in the White City
2004, Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
Jun 15, 2003, Vintage Books/ A Division of Random House, Inc.
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the devil in the white city
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Devil in the white city: murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
2003, Crown Publishers
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The devil in the white city: [a true story of murder, magic and madness]
2003, W.F. Howes
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The devil in the white city: murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
2003, Crown Publishers
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The Devil in the White City

First published in 2003



First Sentence

"A thousand trains a day entered or left Chicago."

Work Description

From back cover: Bringing Chicago circa 1893 to vivid life, Erik Larson's spell-binding bestseller intertwines the true tale of two men - the brilliant architect behind the legendary 1893 World's Fair, striving to secure America's place in the world; and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction.

The devil in the white city

murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America

1st ed

This edition was published in by Crown Publishers in New York.


Table of Contents

Evils imminent
Prologue, aboard the Olympic (1912)
Frozen music (Chicago, 1890-1891)
An awful fight
In the white city
Cruelty revealed (1894-5) Property of H.H. Holmes
Epilogue, the last crossing

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-429) and index

Genre
Biography, Case studies

Classifications

Library of Congress
HV6248.M8 L37 2003, HV6248.M8L37 2003, HV6248.M8 L37 2003eb

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL15384998M
ISBN 10
0609608444
LC Control Number
2002154046
Library Thing
12491
Goodreads
397483

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