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Author Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie), author.
Title Who was P.T. Barnum? / by Kirsten Anderson ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.
Pub Info New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, New York, [2019]
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Descript 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Who was?
Who was-- .
Audience Age 8-12.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Contents Who was P.T. Barnum? -- Connecticut -- The 161-year-old woman -- The American museum -- See the mermaid! -- Meet general Tom Thumb -- Introducing Jenny Lind -- The art of losing money -- Joining the circus -- Jumbo -- The end of the show -- Timelines.
Summary Recounts the life of P.T. Barnum, the legendary showman who transformed the American circus into a popular phenomenon.
Subject Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 -- Juvenile literature.
Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891.
Circus owners -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Circus owners.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 19th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Performing Arts / Circus.
Genre Biographies.
Illustrated works.
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Add Author Marchesi, Stephen, illustrator.
ISBN 9780448488486 (paperback)
0448488485 (paperback)
9781524792220 (library binding)
1524792225 (library binding)
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