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

Label
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
Title variation
Murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Names mentioned include: Daniel Hudson Burnham, the architect of the Chicago World's Fair (1893) and builder of the Flatiron Building in New York City and Union Station in Washington, D.C.; Frederick Law Olmsted; Charles McKim; Louis Sullivan; Buffalo Bill; Theodore Dreiser; Susan B. Anthony; Thomas Edison; Archduke Francis Ferdinand, and others of the Gilded Age
Biography type
individual biography
Dewey number
364.15/23/0977311
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6248.M8
LC item number
L37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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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, Erik Larson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Evils imminent -- Prologue, aboard the Olympic (1912) -- Frozen music (Chicago, 1890-91) -- An awful fight (Chicago, 1891-93) -- In the White City (May-October 1893) -- Cruelty revealed (1895) -- Epilogue, the last crossing
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 447 p.
Isbn
9780609608449
Lccn
2002154046
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
ocm51053561

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