P. T. Barnum


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Noun1.P. T. Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)P. T. Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)
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In "The Essential P. T. Barnum," hear the life lessons that shaped this great American showman, meet the extraordinary people that changed his life, and experience the wonders of his American museum.
All they needed to know to reward P. T. Barnum and his successors for their behavior was that attending the circus was more valuable to them than the expected cost (which includes prices paid for entry, shows, and so forth, and possible costs from theft).
Kunhardt, P. T. Barnum: America's Greatest Showman (New York, 1995), A.