P. T. Barnum: Every Crowd Has a Silver Lining

P. T. Barnum: Every Crowd Has a Silver Lining

by Thomas Streissguth

Hardcover(Library Binding)



The World's Greatest Showman

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766030220
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/01/2009
Series: Americans—the Spirit of a Nation Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 A Hoax 7

Chapter 2 The Barnum of Bethel 10

Chapter 3 George Washington's Nurse? 22

Chapter 4 The American Museum 33

Chapter 5 General Tom Thumb 52

Chapter 6 Money Trouble 71

Chapter 7 The Greatest Show on Earth 91

Chapter 8 The End of the Show? 111

Chronology 116

Chapter Notes 118

Glossary 123

Further Reading and Internet Addresses 125

Index 126

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