The 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 ; Toronto : Atria Books, 2006
Edition: 1st Atria Books hardcover ed. --
Branch Call Number: 793.8092 Houdi-K 3558ad 1
Characteristics: xiv, 592 p. :,ill
Alternative Title: Houdini