The Devil in the White City
Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
ISBN10: 0375725601 ISBN13: 9780375725609 Publisher: Vintage Books Published: Feb 1 2004 Pages: 464 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
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.