The Resource H.H. Holmes : the true history of the White City Devil, Adam Selzer

H.H. Holmes : the true history of the White City Devil, Adam Selzer

Label
H.H. Holmes : the true history of the White City Devil
Title
H.H. Holmes
Title remainder
the true history of the White City Devil
Statement of responsibility
Adam Selzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biographical and historical account of serial killer H.H. Holmes calls on never-before-examined primary documents to reveal how he managed to take advantage of the crowds drawn by the 1893 World's Fair to create his own castle of horrors
Title
H. H. Holmes
Creator
Summary
Provides an in-depth, detailed, historical account of the serial killer who took advantage of the crowds drawn to the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago to select his victims, many of whom lived in his boardinghouse “castle” of horrors
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10560077
Cataloging source
T7B
Dewey number
  • 364.152/3209
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6248.M8
LC item number
S45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the true history of the White City devil
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the true history of the White City devil
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Adam Selzer
Label
H.H. Holmes : the true history of the White City Devil, Adam Selzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • MAI
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mudgett -- Swindler -- Victims -- A World's Fair hotel -- Holmes goes west -- Philadelphia -- On the run -- Mudgett again -- Caught -- The calm before the storm -- Exposed -- Holmes mania -- Dog days of August -- The trial -- After the judgment -- The confession -- The hanging -- Aftermath -- Evolution of a legend -- Appendix A: Victims -- Appendix B: Aliases used by Herman Webster Mudgett
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9781510713437
Lccn
bl2017012056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
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230164
System control number
(OCoLC)979413723

Library Locations

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      429 West Main Street, Cartersville, GA, 30120, US
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