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The Devil in the White City

Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

Erik Larson

Author Erik Larson imbues the incredible events surrounding the 1893 Chicago World's Fair with such drama that readers may find themselves checking the book's categorization to be sure that 'The Devil in the White City' is not, in fact, a highly imaginative novel. Larson tells the stories of two men: Daniel H. Burnham, the architect responsible for...
Publish Date
2004
February 10
First Published in 2003
Goodreads rating
4
ISBN
0884510967318
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
Oct 07, 2017
Here are some books that I very much enjoyed while on my press tour and my post tour collapse...      source
Aug 24, 2020
@cmclymer He is one of the greatest writers alive today. I recommend ALL of books, esp the Devil in the White City.      source
Apr 05, 2015
Thunderstruck, The Devil in the White City, and In the Garden of Beasts by @exlarson Longitude & Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel      source