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

The devil in the white city : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson, (text large print)

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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1954-
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Larson, Erik
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mudgett, Herman W
  • Serial murderers
  • Serial murders
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Burnham, Daniel H.
  • Architects
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
general
Label
The devil in the white city : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evils imminent -- Prologue, aboard the Olympic (1912) -- Frozen music (Chicago, 1890-1891) -- An awful fight -- In the white city -- Cruelty revealed (1894-5) Property of H.H. Holmes -- Epilogue, the last crossing
Control code
sky254838915
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
689 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594136245
Lccn
2012043414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The devil in the white city : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America, Erik Larson, (text large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evils imminent -- Prologue, aboard the Olympic (1912) -- Frozen music (Chicago, 1890-1891) -- An awful fight -- In the white city -- Cruelty revealed (1894-5) Property of H.H. Holmes -- Epilogue, the last crossing
Control code
sky254838915
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
689 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594136245
Lccn
2012043414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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