Harry Houdini : the legend of the world's greatest escape artist
—Weaver, Janice.
Book
2011
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The life of Harry Houdini and his less famous partner, his brother Dash, includes details of his well-known career as a magician, as well as his interest in exposing fake mediums and other frauds. Sidebars highlight topics related to the early 20th century, such as child labor, the dime museums, and early aviation, an interest of Houdini's.

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Subjects:
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926 -- Juvenile literature.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Other Authors:
Lane, Chris (Christopher W. R.), 1982-
ISBN:
9781419700149 (hc)
Publisher, Date:
New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2011.
Description:
[48] p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 27 cm.
Notes:
Canadiana.
Includes bibliography (p. [46]-[47]) and index.
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