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The Resource Harry Houdini : death-defying showman, Rita Thievon Mullin

Harry Houdini : death-defying showman, Rita Thievon Mullin

Label
Harry Houdini : death-defying showman
Title
Harry Houdini
Title remainder
death-defying showman
Statement of responsibility
Rita Thievon Mullin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A biography of Harry Houdini, who became famous as America's most famous escape artist and magician
  • Describes the life and accomplishments of the legendary escape artist
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mullin, Rita T
Dewey number
  • 793.8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1545.H8
LC item number
M85 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sterling biographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Escape artists
  • Magicians
  • Escape artists
  • Magicians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harry Houdini : death-defying showman, Rita Thievon Mullin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a life too amazing for fiction -- Introducing Harry Houdini -- The Houdinis -- The handcuff king -- Taking the stage in europe -- Daring new escapes -- A master of publicity -- A new passion: flying -- In search of the next big trick -- Houdini in Hollywood -- The magician and the mediums -- Defying death
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9781402732621
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007003630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 2007003630
  • 477563
Label
Harry Houdini : death-defying showman, Rita Thievon Mullin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a life too amazing for fiction -- Introducing Harry Houdini -- The Houdinis -- The handcuff king -- Taking the stage in europe -- Daring new escapes -- A master of publicity -- A new passion: flying -- In search of the next big trick -- Houdini in Hollywood -- The magician and the mediums -- Defying death
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
124 pages
Isbn
9781402732621
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007003630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 2007003630
  • 477563

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