9780375725609

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

ISBN 10: 0375725601 / 0-375-72560-1
ISBN 13: 9780375725609
Publisher: Vintage Books
Publication Date: 2004
Binding: Softcover
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Synopsis:
Bringing Chicago circa 1893 to vivid life, Erik Larson's spellbinding bestseller intertwines the true tale of two men--the brilliant architect behind the legendary 1893 World's Fair, striving to secure America’s place in the world; and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction.

Review:
"...Erik Larson...wants to tell the whole story, both the glory of Burnham's creation and the sordid details of the first known urban psychopath in American history. It is not a comfortable fit. He uses language well, but has little sense of pacing or focus, perhaps because of the huge amount of material available on the fair....There is much less material available on H. H. Holmes, and Larson tells that part of the story economically."

David Traxel, New York Times Book Review, 03/09/2003

 

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