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The giant and how he humbugged America, by Jim Murphy

Label
The giant and how he humbugged America
Title
The giant and how he humbugged America
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A description of the Cardiff Giant mystery in which a man in upstate New York buried a ten-foot-tall., petrified model of a man, which was discovered by well diggers a year later, and set into motion a money-making spectacle
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Jim
Dewey number
974.7/65
Index
index present
LC call number
F129.C27
LC item number
M87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cardiff giant
  • Cardiff (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • Forgery of antiquities
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giant and how he humbugged America, by Jim Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The discovery -- Word spreads -- The scientists' opinions -- Open for business -- Changes -- Embarrassing questions -- The ugly truth -- A giant move -- Enter Barnum -- Giant problems all around -- A giant farewell -- A final resting place
Control code
1384224
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780439691840
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011036798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1384224
  • (OCoLC)748941813
Label
The giant and how he humbugged America, by Jim Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The discovery -- Word spreads -- The scientists' opinions -- Open for business -- Changes -- Embarrassing questions -- The ugly truth -- A giant move -- Enter Barnum -- Giant problems all around -- A giant farewell -- A final resting place
Control code
1384224
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780439691840
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011036798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1384224
  • (OCoLC)748941813

Library Locations

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