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The Great and Only Barnum free pdf "Step right up! Meet the astounding . . . the amazing . . . P. T. Barnum! "The award-winning author of "The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary," "Amelia Lost," and "Our Eleanor "brings us the larger-than-life biography of showman P. T. Barnum. Known far and wide for his jumbo elephants, midgets, and three-ring circuses, here' s a complete and captivating look at the man behind the Greatest Show on Earth. Readers can visit Barnum's American Museum- meet Tom Thumb, the miniature man (only 39 inches tall) and his tinier bride (32 inches)- experience the thrill Barnum must have felt when, at age 60, he joined the circus- and discover Barnum's legacy to the 19th century and beyond. Drawing on old circus posters, photographs, etchings, ticket stubs--and with incredible decorative art by Ray Fenwick--this book presents history as it's never been experienced before--a show-stopping event! "From the Hardcover edition."

About Candace Fleming

Candace Fleming is the prolific author of many critically acclaimed, bestselling books for children. She lives in Mt. Prospect, Illinois. "From the Hardcover edition."

Details Book

Author : Candace Fleming
Publisher : Schwartz
Data Published : 15 December 2009
ISBN : 0375945970
EAN : 9780375945977
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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