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Author Cobb, Vicki.

Title Harry Houdini / Vicki Cobb.

Imprint New York, NY : DK Pub., 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka Juvenile Non-Fiction  J92 Houdini    ---  Available
 Parsons Juvenile Biography  J B Houdini, H.    ---  Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 128 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Series DK biography
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-125) and index.
Contents Failure means a drowning death -- Weiss family -- Show business in the 1890's -- Learning a trade -- Dime museum Harry 1894-1899 -- Martin Beck and the king of handcuffs -- Self-liberator conquers Europe -- Self-promoter -- Harry and his family -- Scholar and author -- Taking risks -- Houdini's creativity -- Defying death -- Dead don't talk -- Houdini's legacy.
Summary Presents a biography of magician Harry Houdini.
Subject Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926 -- Juvenile literature.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Escape artists.
ISBN 0756612454 (pbk.)
9780756612450 (pbk.)
0756612462 (plc.)
9780756612467 (plc.)
Standard No. QBX a 05006995

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