Burg, David F.

Chicago's white city of 1893 / David F. Burg. - xv, 381 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Includes bibliographical references and index.

America on the eve of celebration -- Chicago -- The greatest fair in history -- A world's fair of the arts -- Exhibits, pastimes, and pleasures -- The world's congress auxiliary -- Visions of the celestial city.

A retrospective survey of the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, this work evaluates the historical and social importance of that event.



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World's Columbian Exposition Chicago, Ill.) (1893 :

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