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Books editi da Univ Of Chicago Pr con argomento Abnormalities Human

Sideshow U.S.A

Sideshow U.S.A

Adams Rachel 
edizioni Univ of Chicago Pr collana Univ of Chicago Pr (Paperback)

A staple of American popular culture during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the freak show seemed to vanish after the Second World War. But as Rachel Adams reveals in Sideshow U.S.A., images of the freak show, with its combination of the grotesque, the horrific, and the amusing, stubbornly reappeared...

€ 34,10
Freak Show

Freak Show

Bogdan Robert 
edizioni Univ of Chicago Pr collana Univ of Chicago Pr (Paperback) , 1990

From 1840 until 1940, freak shows by the hundreds crisscrossed the United States, from the smallest towns to the largest cities, exhibiting their casts of dwarfs, giants, Siamese twins, bearded ladies, savages, snake charmers, fire eaters, and other oddities. By today's standards such displays would be considered cruel...

€ 28,50
Sideshow U.S.A

Sideshow U.S.A

Adams Rachel 
edizioni Univ of Chicago Pr collana Univ of Chicago Pr (Paperback)

A staple of American popular culture during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the freak show seemed to vanish after the Second World War. But as Rachel Adams reveals in Sideshow U.S.A., images of the freak show, with its combination of the grotesque, the horrific, and the amusing, stubbornly reappeared...

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€ 34,10