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Eiffel's Tower - And the World's Fair Where Buffalo Bill Beguiled Paris, the Artists Quarreled, and Thomas Edison Became a Count

Jill Jonnes

Reminiscent of Erik Larson’s The Devil in the White City, this fascinating account from acclaimed author Jill Jonnes recaptures the 1889 Paris World’s Fair. Casting vehement criticism aside, Gustave Eiffel built his tower to be the fair’s centerpiece. Perched at the top all summer, he hosted a string of dignitaries.

Reminiscent of Erik Larson’s The Devil in the White City, this fascinating account from acclaimed author Jill Jonnes recaptures the 1889 Paris World’s Fair. Casting vehement criticism aside, Gustave Eiffel built his tower to be the fair’s centerpiece. Perched at the top all summer, he hosted a string of dignitaries.
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Genres:

History

Description:

Reminiscent of Erik Larson’s The Devil in the White City, this fascinating account from acclaimed author Jill Jonnes recaptures the 1889 Paris World’s Fair. Casting vehement criticism aside, Gustave Eiffel built his tower to be the fair’s centerpiece. Perched at the top all summer, he hosted a string of dignitaries.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Paul Hecht

Length:

13h 6m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:15


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

39:38


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:04:25


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

58:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

49:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:35:46


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:06:08


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:22:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

55:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:35:21


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:07:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:49:11


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:48