skip to content
Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920

Author: Micah Childress
Publisher: Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, [2018]
Series: Sport and popular culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The nineteenth century saw the American circus move from a reviled and rejected form of entertainment to the ""Greatest Show on Earth"". Circus Life by Micah D. Childress looks at this transition  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Childress, Micah.
Performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920.
Knoxville : The University of Tennessee Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017039297
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Micah Childress
ISBN: 9781621903949 162190394X
OCLC Number: 1001287537
Description: xiv, 247 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Sport and popular culture.
Responsibility: Micah Childress.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1001287537> # Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "1001287537" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/tnu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Topic/zirkus> ; # Zirkus
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Place/usa> ; # USA
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Topic/circus_social_aspects> ; # Circus--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.3/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Topic/circus_workers> ; # Circus workers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Topic/circus_performers> ; # Circus performers
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Person/childress_micah> ; # Micah Childress
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2018" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4464350327> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Series/sport_and_popular_culture> ; # Sport and popular culture.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#CreativeWork/performing_and_laboring_under_america_s_big_top_shows_1830_1920> ;
   schema:name "Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920"@en ;
   schema:productID "1001287537" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781621903949> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1001287537> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Person/childress_micah> # Micah Childress
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Childress" ;
   schema:givenName "Micah" ;
   schema:name "Micah Childress" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Series/sport_and_popular_culture> # Sport and popular culture.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1001287537> ; # Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920
   schema:name "Sport and popular culture." ;
   schema:name "Sport and popular culture" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#Topic/circus_social_aspects> # Circus--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Circus--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4464350327#CreativeWork/performing_and_laboring_under_america_s_big_top_shows_1830_1920>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1001287537> ; # Circus life : performing and laboring under America's big top shows, 1830-1920
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781621903949>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "162190394X" ;
   schema:isbn "9781621903949" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.