The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

Start Your Free Trial

How does the story of Holmes' murders affect your understanding of the rest of the text?  

Expert Answers info

Lori Steinbach eNotes educator | Certified Educator

calendarEducator since 2010

write4,539 answers

starTop subjects are Literature, Social Sciences, and History

This is kind of an odd question, as I cannot really tell what its intentis. "Affect your understanding" is the phrase which is unclear. This question no doubt came from one of your professors, so it may not be particularly clear to you, either. It seems to me the question is asking how knowing about Holmes's murders impacts one's reading of the rest of the story. If...

(The entire section contains 189 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now


check Approved by eNotes Editorial