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Eiffel's tower : and the World's Fair where Buffalo Bill beguiled Paris, the artists quarreled, and Thomas Edison became a count

Author: Jill Jonnes; Paul Hecht
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jill Jonnes' fascinating account recaptures the 1889 Paris World's Fair. Casting vehement criticism aside, Gustave Eiffel built his tower to be the fair's centerpiece. Perched at the top all summer, he hosted a string of dignitaries.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Named Person: Gustave Eiffel; Gustave Eiffel
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Jonnes; Paul Hecht
ISBN: 9781440716157 1440716153
OCLC Number: 320936678
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
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"Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container.
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Narrated by Paul Hecht.
Description: 11 sound discs (13 hr., 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Jill Jonnes.

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Jill Jonnes' fascinating account recaptures the 1889 Paris World's Fair. Casting vehement criticism aside, Gustave Eiffel built his tower to be the fair's centerpiece. Perched at the top all summer, he hosted a string of dignitaries.

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