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Graphic nonfiction ; Second hardcover edition.

"Harry Houdini mesmerized a generation of Americans when he was alive, and continues to do so over ninety years since his death. This is a snapshot of Houdini's life, centering on one of his most famous feats. As Houdini prepares for a death-defying leap into the icy Charles River in Boston, biographer Jason Lutes and artist Nick Bertozzi reveal Houdini's life and influence: from the anti-Semitism Houdini fought all his life, to the adulation of the American public; from his hounding by the press, to his loving relationship with his wife Bess; from his egoism to his insecurity; from his public persona--to the secret behind his most amazing trick! And it's all in graphic form, so it's fresh, original, and unlike anything previously published about this most fascinating of American showmen."--Provided by publisher.

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Lima Public Library J BIO HOUDINI (Text)
Children's Biography
32139002045936
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Lyons Public Library J B Houdini (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52141300550620
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Ontario Public Library YA BIO HOUDINI (Text)
Teen Nonfiction
52126300775673
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