The Devil in the White City By Erik Larson Summary and Analysis Part III: Chapter 28 - Prendergast


Prendergast writes a Jesus-preaching postcard to a man named W.F. Cooling and tells him that once Prendergast becomes corporation counsel, Prendergast will be Cooling's boss.


Prendergast demonstrates growing insanity along with continuing fascination with the prospect of Harrison appointing him to Prendergast's desired position.

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