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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
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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...

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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.

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