The Devil in the White City: A Saga of Magic and Murder at the Fair that Changed America (Google eBook)
Erik Larson—author of #1 bestseller IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS—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 fiction.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed AmericaUser Review - Allen - Goodreads
This book is 75% about the World Fair and 25% about HH Holmes. I thought it would be the other way around before I read it. It is well researched and quite interesting, so if you want a good ... Read full review
Review: The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed AmericaUser Review - Caila Ruggieri - Goodreads
It was an interesting read. If I didn't have a small interest in architecture, I probably would've liked it a tad less. I did like how it was a fiction about true events. I've never heard of either of these two events and now I'm snoring to research into both topics. Read full review