The Showman and the Slave: Race, Death, and Memory in Barnum's America

The Showman and the Slave: Race, Death, and Memory in Barnum's America

by Benjamin Reiss
  • List Price: $23.00
  • ISBN-10: 0674055640
  • ISBN-13: 9780674055643
  • Edition: 1st
  • Type: Paperback
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press

About The Book

In this compelling story about one of the nineteenth century's most famous Americans, Benjamin Reiss uses P. T. Barnum's Joice Heth hoax to examine the... Read more

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