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The Resource The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson

The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson

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The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
Title
The devil in the white city
Title remainder
murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
Statement of responsibility
Erik Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of two men's obsessions with the Chicago World's Fair, one its architect, the other a murderer. "The Devil in the White City" draws the reader into a time of magic and majesty, made all the more appealing by a supporting cast of real-life characters, including Buffalo Bill, Theodore Dreiser, Susan B. Anthony, Thomas Edison, Archduke Francis Ferdinand, and others
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
GO3
Dewey number
364.1523/0977311
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2003 by Crown Publishers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-429) and index
Control code
ocm54397544
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xi, 447 p.
Isbn
9781606862186
Isbn Type
(Perfection Learning)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in 2003 by Crown Publishers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-429) and index
Control code
ocm54397544
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xi, 447 p.
Isbn
9781606862186
Isbn Type
(Perfection Learning)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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