1 edition of The White city found in the catalog.
|Statement||by John Moses and Paul Selby. To which is added a sketch of the District of Columbia, the presidents of the United States, and Illinois at the World"s Columbian exposition ...|
|Contributions||Selby, Paul, 1825-1913 joint author|
|LC Classifications||F541 .M92|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 pt. in 1 v.|
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The Devil in the White city tells the true story of the Chicago World's fair and provides a fascinating insight into an America coming of age on the world stage. The novel depicts the lives of Daniel H Burnham (the chief architect of the fair) and his struggle against a seemingly endless number of threats that sought to destroy his vision Cited by: From the depths of the seediest brothels to the pristine enclaves of the elite, The White City is a strange, beguiling first novel, a thriller that masterfully blends fact and fiction.
An exhilarating voyeur's glimpse at Chicago in all its glory, it also probes the dark side that was never far from its by: 1. The White City book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It is the year of our lord, The crackle of electricity's first /5.
The Devil in the White City is a literary nonfiction novel that spans the years surrounding the building of the Chicago World's Fair, also known as The World's Columbian Exposition, which was designed to commemorate the landing of Columbus in America.
This nonlinear novel is divided into four parts with the first three parts of the novel primarily taking place in Chicago between the years. The Devil in the White City Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America.
The No. 1 New York Times bestseller about the architect who led the construction of the great Chicago World’s Fair ofand the prolific serial killer who used the fair as a blocks from the fairgrounds, the killer built a hotel of horrors equipped with an acid vat, dissection table and. The Devil in the White City has two different but parallel story lines going on throughout the entire book.
The first plot is that of H.H. Holmes, serial killer and all around CREEPER. The second plot follows the creation of the Chicago Worlds Fair and all involved. The White City begins with a conversation between the two main characters, Dalip and Mary and it is the calmest part of the entire book, beyond that small chat is all the things you would expect from a great fantasy book, massive, breathtaking worlds that only ever get bigger, unimaginable horrors, epic and somewhat amusing escapades, epic /5.
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The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson is a true story that takes place at the Chicago World's Fair. Spoiler Warning: These book club discussion questions reveal important details about the : Erin Collazo Miller. The Devil in the White City was a New York Times bestseller, a finalist in the National Book Award, and a Edgar Award winner.
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'An irresistible page-turner that reads like the most compelling, sleep defying fiction' TIME OUT One was an architect.
The other a serial killer. This is the incredible story of these two men and their realization of the Chicago World's Fair ofand its amazing 'White City'; one of the wonders of the world.
The architect was Daniel H. Burnham, the driving force behind the White City, the 3/5(5).