The Resource The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, by Erik Larson

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

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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
by Erik Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Title
The devil in the white city
Creator
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
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • International Horror Guild Award for Best Nonfiction, 2003.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Fact Crime, 2004.
Biography type
collective biography
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156115
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.152/3092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6248.M8
LC item number
L37 2013
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1170
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print peer picks
Target audience
adult
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murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
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murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America
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Erik Larson
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The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America, by Erik Larson
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5607679
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
691 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410455765
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012043414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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5607679
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn816499115
  • (OCoLC)816499115

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