Barnum  :  An American Life   (by Robert Wilson  )

Title: Barnum : An American Life (by Robert Wilson )

Author: by Robert Wilson

Category: New

Overview: The first major biography of P.T. Barnum in a generation, a vivid account of the forefather of American entertainment. P. T. Barnum was the greatest showman the world has ever seen: the cocreator of the Barnum & Bailey Circus and the man who made worldwide sensations of Jumbo the Elephant, General Tom Thumb, and the “Swedish Nightingale,” Jenny Lind. He was the champion of wonder, joy, trickery, and “humbug.” He was, as Barnum argues, one of the most important Americans of the nineteenth century

Publisch Date: 11 June 2019

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Size: 108 Mb

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