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Circus and Carnival Ballyhoo: Sideshow Freaks, Jabbers and Blade Box Queens

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From Lentini the three-legged man and Siamese twins to equipment caravans and big top architects, this captivating collection lifts the striped curtain to reveal the larger-than-life world of circuses, carnivals, and freak shows in post-World War II America. Copious never-before-seen photographs, in-depth historical research, and insightful interviews with former sideshow

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Paperback, 391 pages
Published August 1st 2010 by ECW Press (first published October 1st 2009)
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