9780739343814

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

ISBN 10: 0739343815 / 0-7393-4381-5
ISBN 13: 9780739343814
Publisher: Random House
Publication Date: 2007

 

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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That Changed America Format: Audio CD (ISBN: 0739343815 / 0-7393-4381-5)
Larson, Erik
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (ISBN: 9780739343814)
Larson, Erik
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Book Description: Random House Audio Publishing Group, United States, 2007. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 151 x 129 mm. Brand New. Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America s rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair s brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country s most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D.C. The murderer was Henry H. Holmes, a young doctor who, in a malign parody of the White City, built his World s Fair Hotel just west of the fairgrounds--a torture palace complete with dissection table, gas chamber, and 3,000-degree crematorium. Burnham overcame tremendous obstacles and tragedies as he organized the talents of Frederick Law Olmsted, Charles McKim, Louis Sullivan, and others to transform swampy Jackson Park into the White City, while Holmes used the attraction of the great fair and his own satanic charms to lure scores of young women to their deaths. What makes the story all the more chilling is that Holmes really lived, walking the grounds of that dream city by the lake. TheDevil in the White City draws the listener 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. In this audiobook the smoke, romance, and mystery of the Gilded Age come alive as never before. Erik Larson s gifts as a storyteller are magnificently displayed in this rich narrative of the master builder, the killer, and the great fair that obsessed them both. To find out more about this audiobook, go to //. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780739343814

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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (ISBN: 9780739343814)
Larson, Erik
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Book Description: Random House Audio Publishing Group, United States, 2007. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 151 x 129 mm. Brand New. Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America s rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair s brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country s most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D.C. The murderer was Henry H. Holmes, a young doctor who, in a malign parody of the White City, built his World s Fair Hotel just west of the fairgrounds--a torture palace complete with dissection table, gas chamber, and 3,000-degree crematorium. Burnham overcame tremendous obstacles and tragedies as he organized the talents of Frederick Law Olmsted, Charles McKim, Louis Sullivan, and others to transform swampy Jackson Park into the White City, while Holmes used the attraction of the great fair and his own satanic charms to lure scores of young women to their deaths. What makes the story all the more chilling is that Holmes really lived, walking the grounds of that dream city by the lake. TheDevil in the White City draws the listener 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. In this audiobook the smoke, romance, and mystery of the Gilded Age come alive as never before. Erik Larson s gifts as a storyteller are magnificently displayed in this rich narrative of the master builder, the killer, and the great fair that obsessed them both. To find out more about this audiobook, go to //. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780739343814

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Book Description: No binding. Book Condition: New. Audio book, no binding. Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized Americas rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fairs brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the countrys most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D. C. The murderer was Henry H. Holmes, a young doctor who, in a malign parody of the White City, built his Worlds Fair Hotel just west of the fairgroundsa torture palace complete with dissection table, gas chamber, and 3, 000-degree crematorium. Burnham overcame tremendous obstacles and tragedies as he organized the talents of Frederick Law Olmsted, Charles McKim, Louis Sullivan, and others to transform swampy Jackson Park into the White City, while Holmes used the attraction of the great fair and his own satanic charms to lure scores of young women to their deaths. What makes the story all the more chilling is that Holmes really lived, walking the grounds of that dream city by the lake. The Devil in the White City draws the listener 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. In this audiobook the smoke, romance, and mystery of the Gilded Age come alive as never before. Erik Larsons gifts as a storyteller are magnificently displayed in this rich narrative of the master builder, the killer, and the great fair that obsessed them both. To find out more about this audiobook, go to http: www. DevilInTheWhiteCity. com. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA. audio book. Bookseller Inventory # 9780739343814

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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (Compact Disc) (ISBN: 0739343815 / 0-7393-4381-5)
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Book Description: 2007. Compact Disc. Book Condition: New. 129mm x 30mm x 151mm. Compact Disc. Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Dani.Shipping may be from our UK, US or Australian warehouse depending on stock availability. 0.313. Bookseller Inventory # 9780739343814

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Book Description: Random House, 2007. CD/Spoken Word. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 12.7 x 15.24 cm. 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.Our orders are sent from our warehouse locally or directly from our international distributors to allow us to offer you the best possible price and delivery time. CD. Bookseller Inventory # MM-20211426

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Book Description: 2007. Compact Disc. Book Condition: New. 129mm x 30mm x 151mm. Compact Disc. Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 0.313. Bookseller Inventory # 9780739343814

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