The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America ( Vintage )

by Larson, Erik (Author)

ISBN: 9780375725609

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.

Format: Paperback, 464 pages

Publisher: Vintage Books, February 2004

Product Dimensions: 7.9 L × 5.1 W × 1 H

Publisher Marketing: Annotation: 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.

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