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This New York Times bestseller intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair 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 fictionTwo 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 DC 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 3000 degree crematoriumBurnham 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 thechilling is that Holmes really lived walking the grounds of that dream city by the lake The Devil in the White Citydraws the reader into a time of magic and majesty made all theappealing by a supporting cast of real life characters including Buffalo Bill Theodore Dreiser Susan B Anthony Thomas Edison Archduke Francis Ferdinand and othersErik 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.

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  1. Charlotte BODEVEN Charlotte BODEVEN says:

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  8. TeensReadToo TeensReadToo says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBIn 1893 Chicago was gearing up for its shining moment on the international stage The city had been selected to host the World's Fair beating out New York and a number of other American contenders A prominent local architect Daniel Burnham had taken the reins to organize and construct the massive project He assembled a dream team of architects landscapers engineers and other professionals to help pull the fair together Certainly Chicago could outdo the Paris Fair which had been a worldwide success years earlierUnfortunately for Burnham and his team everything


  9. John John says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBI bought this book to read about HH Holmes but unfortunately the vast majority of it is about building the World's Fair It is well written and an interesting read but buy something else if you just want to read about HH Holmes


  10. Tuor mac Tuor mac says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBThankyou for recommending this bookI found it fascinating Holmes' story is certainly worth telling but it was the story of the World's Fair that was the absorbing of the narrativesThe details of committee meetings labour disputes and even storm damage were deftly handled and the characters brought vividly to lifeI found Holmes' story was almost in the background and I feel this made for a bet


  11. FictionFan FictionFan says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBWhen Chicago won the right to hold the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893 there was much sneering from the snobbish elite of New York and elsewhere at the idea of this brash dirty city best known as the home of slaughterhouses and pork packing factories being able to put on a show that would impress the world However brash though Chicago may have been it was also filled with go getters and entrepreneurs tough businessmen with determination drive and most of all massive amounts of civic pride This is the story of how those men turned an impossible dream into an astonishing reality the building of the White City and the Chicago World Fair And it's also the story of how one man took advantage of the huge numbers of people coming into Chicago because of the Fair to indulge his psychopathic tendencies the serial killer HH H


  12. S. Lelarge S. Lelarge says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBAs always with Larson the pleasure is in the detail these little stories of history that hide behind the main tale the building of the great Exhibition and Burnham's challenges come alive and tbe birth of the Ferris Wheel or the success of Buffalo Bill as a showman are a real treat to the readeras for HH Holmes Larson has us


  13. JHJE JHJE says:

    MOBI arnepistol.co ✓ The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at devil book, white epub, city: ebok, murder, book, magic, book, madness epub, fair ebok, that kindle, changed kindle, america ebok, The Devil ebok, in the free, in the White City: epub, Devil in the free, Devil in the White City: mobile, The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America PDF/EPUBThis book is way about the world's fair than it is about HH HolmesIt literally dedicates space to writing about the conditions of the soil that the fair was to be built on and what other sites they looked at to find a site for the fair Honestly who cares Even if you are hugely curious about the fair most of it will send you to sleepThe stuff about HH Holmes is interesting but you're mostly reading about the architects and what they had for dinner I have no idea how this book has positive re


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