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The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America

The devil in the white city : murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America

by Erik Larson

  Book : Biography  |  1st ed


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Author sure knows how to research his material--thumbs up on this one   (2008-04-02)

Excellent

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by vanhookc

Loved this quote by author in the book's note regarding his research for the book: "I do not employ researchers, nor did I conduct any primary research using the Internet. I need physical contact with my sources....To me every trip to a library or archive is like a small detective story....On one visit...,I...
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Work of Art   (2009-04-08)

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by getzenp

This novel is remarkable in that it profiles two stories in paralel happening at one place in time. First, is the incrediable story of The World's Fair held at Chicago. This portion is an inspriational tale of a city and it's finest comeing together to secure and then host the greatst World's Fair...
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