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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
This is the story of the men and women whose lives were irrevocably changed by the Chicago World Fair, and of two men in particular: an architect and a serial killer. Spicing the narrative are the stories of a cast of historical characters including Buffalo Bill, Scott Joplin and Theodore Dreiser
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Larson, Erik
Dewey number
  • 364.1'523'092
  • 364.1523
  • 364.152309
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Burnham, Daniel
  • Mudgett, Herman W
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Serial murderers
  • Murder
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Crime
Label
The devil in the White City : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-480) and index
Control code
9780553813531
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
495 p.
Isbn
9780553813531
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, music, ports.
Label
The devil in the White City : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-480) and index
Control code
9780553813531
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
495 p.
Isbn
9780553813531
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, music, ports.

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      51.4948594 -0.2239664
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