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 - Sandy Watson - Goodreads
This book is more like a 4 and 1/2. I knew nothing previously of Chicago's 1893 Worlds Fair. Due to the backers and architects dragging their feet, plus natural disasters, it was difficult to conceive ... Read full review
Review: The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed AmericaUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
Loved this book. I very rarely read non-fiction but this was written in such a manner that it flowed like a novel. It is a true story of based on the building of the 1893 Chicago Worlds Fair. The ... Read full review