The Incendiary Barnum
By Ed Sams
The life of Phineas Taylor Barnum (1810-1891), America's first and foremost showman, burned with an incandescent energy that brightened two continents. Learn how the same spark of life that fueled the wonders of Barnum's museums and circuses also fueled the fires that five times burned to the ground all his accomplishments. 38 pages.