Grand Entre: The Birth of the Greatest Show on Earth, 1870-1875 (Studies in Judaica and the Holocaust,)
- Publish Date: 2009-12-17
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Stuart Thayer;William L. Slout
Covering the years 1870-75, this history celebrates the introduction of P. T. Barnum into circus proprietorship, an episode that connected his name and legend with this American institution for all time. By the middle of this decade, Barnum had become the most recognized personality of the nineteenth century--and a showman who is still remembered today. Complete with index, bibliography, notes, and contemporaneous illustrations.