Ringling Brothers: Kings of the Circus

ISBN 13: 9781568392622

Ringling Brothers: Kings of the Circus

 
9781568392622: Ringling Brothers: Kings of the Circus

Their story is as amazing as the circus itself -- how five poor boys from Baraboo, Wisconsin became "kings of the circus... when the circus was king." This virtual trip to the circus with today's Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey -- the Greatest Show on Earth -- takes a nostalgic trip through the creation of the greatest entertainment empire the world has ever seen.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

In this excellent documentary, featuring two expert commentators, viewers relive the hucksterism... and competition...a portrait of the origins of the big tent. Highly Recommended. Three and a half Stars. --Video Librarian

In a fascinating look at an American institution, this excellent production relies on solid voice-over narration as well as interviews with historians and a circus performer to tell the fascinating story of this famous entertainment empire, from its humble origins and glory years to its eventual demise . . . As the circus folks say, Step right up! --Booklist

A must for all circus enthusiasts, wonderful family viewing, and a highly recommended addition to both school and community library video collections. --Wisconsin Bookwatch

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want