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Author Erik Larson Discusses the 1893 Chicago World's Fair

Author: Ann Curry
Publisher: New York : NBCUniversal Media, LLC., 2003
Edition/Format: eVideo eVideo : English
Database:NBC Learn K-12
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Best-selling author Erik Larson's latest book tells the story of Chicago as it gears up for the 1893 World's Fair and the unsavory character who preyed on dozens of women who had come to Chicago to see the fair. The book is called "The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That Changed America."
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Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Curry
Language Note: ENGLISH
Unique Identifier: 5563038072
Notes: Event Date: 1892 to 1893
Source: NBC Today Show
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Description: 1 streaming video file (4 min., 42 sec.)
Details: System Requirements: please visit https://requirements.nbclearn.com
Responsibility: Ann Curry.

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Best-selling author Erik Larson's latest book tells the story of Chicago as it gears up for the 1893 World's Fair and the unsavory character who preyed on dozens of women who had come to Chicago to see the fair. The book is called "The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That Changed America."

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