Secret Life of Houdini
The Making of America's First SuperheroBook - 2006
This volume traces the arc of the master magician's life from desperate poverty to worldwide legend, initiating the reader along the way into the arcane world of professional magic. It decodes a life based on deception, providing an intimate and riveting portrayal of Houdini, the man and the legend.
Publisher: New York, NY : Atria : 2006
Branch Call Number: 793.8 H813k
Characteristics: 592p illus