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text Barnum : an American life

Summary
From birth to death, Phineas Taylor Barnum repeatedly reinvented himself. He learned as a young man how to wow crowds, and built a fortune that placed him among the first millionaires in the United States. He also suffered tragedy, bankruptcy, and... Read more
Contents
Introduction: "Do you know Barnum?" -- The richest child in town -- The nursemaid -- On Broadway -- The mermaid -- The general -- The queen -- The continent -- At home -- The voice -- Temples of entertainment -- Before the fall -- Putting out fire... Read more
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Description
x, 341 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster 2019

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TADL-KBL 921 BAR in New Non-fiction Available

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