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  • Who Was P. T. Barnum?

    Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Stephen Marchesi

    Paperback (Penguin Workshop, June 4, 2019)
    Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ's entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: politician, businessman, and The Greatest Showman on Earth!After moving from Connecticut to New York City in 1834, twenty-four-year-old Phineas Taylor Barnum launched his now-legendary career as a showman. Even though spectators debated whether his exhibitions were authentic wonders, hoaxes, or a little bit of both, they were always astounded by what they saw. And readers are sure to be amazed by the story of how Barnum went from owning a museum filled with rare and unusual items to transforming the American circus into a popular and thrilling phenomenon.
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  • Who Was P. T. Barnum?

    Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Stephen Marchesi

    eBook (Penguin Workshop, June 4, 2019)
    Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ's entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: politician, businessman, and The Greatest Showman on Earth!After moving from Connecticut to New York City in 1834, twenty-four-year-old Phineas Taylor Barnum launched his now-legendary career as a showman. Even though spectators debated whether his exhibitions were authentic wonders, hoaxes, or a little bit of both, they were always astounded by what they saw. And readers are sure to be amazed by the story of how Barnum went from owning a museum filled with rare and unusual items to transforming the American circus into a popular and thrilling phenomenon.
  • Who Was P. T. Barnum?

    Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Stephen Marchesi

    Hardcover (Penguin Workshop, June 4, 2019)
    Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ's entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: politician, businessman, and The Greatest Showman on Earth!After moving from Connecticut to New York City in 1834, twenty-four-year-old Phineas Taylor Barnum launched his now-legendary career as a showman. Even though spectators debated whether his exhibitions were authentic wonders, hoaxes, or a little bit of both, they were always astounded by what they saw. And readers are sure to be amazed by the story of how Barnum went from owning a museum filled with rare and unusual items to transforming the American circus into a popular and thrilling phenomenon.
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  • P.T. Barnum

    Ian D. Fraser

    language (, May 15, 2014)
    ***The Amazing Story of the Man Who Created "The Greatest Show on Earth" and Changed History Forever!***P.T. Barnum was a master showman who created "The Greatest Show on Earth," one of the most famous circuses in the history of the world.Barnum could make just about anyone — or anything — into a star. He even made an ordinary man carrying around five bricks into the most famous man in New York City!P.T. was a master at stirring people up and making them hungry to see his latest attractions. And boy did he have a lot of amazing, incredible, and downright weird things to show them!Read this book and discover...* How P.T. transformed an unemployed man into the most famous man in New York City...using just five ordinary bricks!* How Barnum made a fortune with a "161-year-old" woman.* How P.T. became famous all over the world and met presidents, kings, and queens...all because of a tiny 4-year-old boy.* How Barnum made over $700,000 with an unknown opera singer that almost no one in America had ever heard sing.* How P.T. became rich and famous with a bizarre-looking "mermaid."* How Barnum turned an unknown London Zoo elephant into the world's most famous animal....and Much, Much More!So start reading and discover the amazing story of P.T. Barnum and how he changed history forever.
  • P.T. Barnum

    David Wright, Mike White

    Library Binding (Heinemann/Raintree, Jan. 1, 1997)
    Introduces the life and accomplishments of the man who is known as the creator of "the greatest show on Earth"
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  • P.T. Barnum

    David Wright, Gini Holland, Mike White

    Paperback (Steck-Vaughn Company, March 1, 1997)
    Introduces the life and accomplishments of the man who is known as the creator of "the greatest show on Earth."
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