The Devil in the White City

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  • Author : Erik Larson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Pages : 691 pages
  • ISBN : 9781410455765
  • Rating : 4/5 from 533 reviews
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The Devil in the White City

The Devil in the White City
  • Author : Erik Larson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 March 2013
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An account of the Chicago World's Fair of 1893 relates the stories of two men who shaped the history of the event--architect Daniel H. Burnham, who coordinated its construction, and serial killer Herman Mudgett.

Summary and Analysis of The Devil in the White City Murder Magic and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

Summary and Analysis of The Devil in the White City  Murder  Magic  and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
  • Author : Worth Books
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 21 February 2017
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The Devil in the White City

The Devil in the White City
  • Author : Erik Larson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 02 December 2022
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The Chicago World's Fair of 1893 was one of the great wonders of the world. This is the extraordinary story of its realization, and of two men Daniel H. Burnham and H.H. Holmes whose fates it linked--Cover.

Haunts of the White City Ghost Stories from the World s Fair the Great Fire and Victorian Chicago

Haunts of the White City  Ghost Stories from the World   s Fair  the Great Fire and Victorian Chicago
  • Author : Ursula Bielski
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 02 December 2022
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"At the close of the nineteenth century, Chicago offered the world a glimpse of humanity's most breathtaking possibilities and its most jaw-dropping horrors. Even as the White City emerged from the ashes of the Great Fire, serial killers like H.H. Holmes stalked the sparkling new boulevards and tragic accidents plagued the factories, slums and railroads that powered the churn of industrial innovation. Demons, mesmerists and birds of ill omen preyed on the unwary from the shadows. Ship captains spoke

Political Assassinations and Attempts in US History

Political Assassinations and Attempts in US History
  • Author : J. Michael Martinez
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Release : 14 November 2017
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The long, dark history of political violence in the United States Violence has been employed to achieve political objectives throughout history. Taking the life of a perceived enemy is as old as mankind. Antiquity is filled with examples of political murders, such as when Julius Caesar was felled by assassins in 44 BCE. While assassinations and assassination attempts are not unique to the American way of life, denizens of other nations sometimes look upon the US as populated by reckless cowboys

Stadtgeschichten

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  • Author : Claudia Schnurmann,Iris Wigger
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release : 02 December 2022
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Tales of Two Cities compares both metropolises and soon discovers differences as well as similarities. American and German experts from different fields (for example historians, geographers, architects, journalists or Americanists) join our 'guided tours' through Chicago and Hamburg. They introduce the reader to the sister cities as migration magnets and spaces of different interests. They discuss challenges and chances of urban life, city planning, safety measures or media cities within an Atlantic context. The volume includes contributions in German as

Detective in the White City

Detective in the White City
  • Author : JD Crighton
  • Publisher : RW Publishing House
  • Release : 05 December 2017
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The remarkable biography of the uncompromising and relentless detective who investigated one of America's first serial killers, the man known as the 'Devil in the White City,' H. H. Holmes, and others like him. This extraordinary historical biography provides a chronological account of Frank Geyer’s life and features murder cases that made national headlines and the history of one of America's largest police departments, complete with 95 rare illustrations and photos! “History like never before!” Who was the world’

American Endurance

American Endurance
  • Author : Richard A. Serrano
  • Publisher : Smithsonian Institution
  • Release : 04 October 2016
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Richard A. Serrano's new book American Endurance: Buffalo Bill, the Great Cowboy Race of 1893, and the Vanishing Wild West is history, mystery, and Western all rolled into one. In June 1893, nine cowboys raced across a thousand miles of American prairie to the Chicago World's Fair. For two weeks they thundered past angry sheriffs, governors, and Humane Society inspectors intent on halting their race. Waiting for them at the finish line was Buffalo Bill Cody, who

What Happened

What Happened
  • Author : John E. Findling,Frank W. Thackeray
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 09 December 2010
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This comprehensive and highly readable collection of essays highlights 50 important events that changed the course of American history.

Denver s Lakeside Amusement Park

Denver s Lakeside Amusement Park
  • Author : David Forsyth
  • Publisher : University Press of Colorado
  • Release : 01 April 2016
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Denver's Lakeside Amusement Park details the history of Lakeside, exploring how it has managed to remain in business for more than a century (something fewer than thirty amusement parks have accomplished) and offers a unique view on larger changes in society and the amusement park industry itself. Once nicknamed White City in part for its glittering display of more than 100,000 lights, the park opened in 1908 in conjunction with Denver's participation in the national City Beautiful movement. It was a park

Space in America

Space in America
  • Author : Klaus Benesch,Kerstin Schmidt
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Release : 02 December 2022
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America's sense of space has always been tied to what Hayden White called the narrativization of real events. If the awe-inspiring manifestations of nature in America (Niagara Falls, Virginia's Natural Bridge, the Grand Canyon, etc.) were often used as a foil for projecting utopian visions and idealizations of the nation's exceptional place among the nations of the world, the rapid technological progress and its concomitant appropriation of natural spaces served equally well, as David Nye argues, to promote the dominant

The Art of Public Writing

The Art of Public Writing
  • Author : Zachary Michael Jack
  • Publisher : Parlor Press LLC
  • Release : 28 October 2020
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Today’s professionals recognize the need to elevate written communication beyond argument-driven pedantry, political polemic, and obtuse pontification. Whether the goal is to write the next serious work of best-selling nonfiction, to develop a platform as a public scholar, or simply to craft clear and concise workplace communication, The Art of Public Writing demystifies the process, showing why it’s not just nice, but necessary, to connect with those inside and outside one’s area of expertise. Drawing on a

Genius of Place

Genius of Place
  • Author : Justin Martin
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 31 May 2011
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The full and definitive biography of Frederick Law Olmsted, influential abolitionist, ardent social reformer and conservationist, and the visionary designer of Central Park Frederick Law Olmsted is arguably the most important historical figure that the average American knows the least about. Best remembered for his landscape architecture, from New York's Central Park to Boston's Emerald Necklace to Stanford University's campus, Olmsted was also an influential journalist, early voice for the environment, and abolitionist credited with helping dissuade England from joining