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Author Larson, Erik.

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

Publication Info. New York : Vintage Books, 2004, c2003.

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 SPANISH RIVER Adult Nonfiction  364.1523 Lar  DUE 11-21-14 SRL STORAGE
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Description xi, 447 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Aboard the Olympic -- Frozen music -- Awful fight -- In the white city -- Cruelty revealed -- Last crossing -- Notes and sources -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Illustration credits -- Index.
Summary An account of the Chicago World's Fair of 1893 relates the stories of two men who shaped the history of the event--architect Daniel H. Burnham, who coordinated its construction, and serial killer Herman Mudgett.
Subject Mudgett, Herman W., 1861-1896.
Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912.
Serial murderers -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.
Serial murders -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies.
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Added Title Murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
ISBN 0375725601 (pbk)
9780375725609 (pbk)