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Title Medicine show : conning people and making them like it / by Mary Calhoun.
Author Calhoun, Mary.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : Harper & Row, [1976]
Copyright date ©1976
Edition First edition.
Description 136 pages : illustrations ;
Call # 791.1 C
Note Includes index.
Describes the medicine shows that not only sold cure-all medicines but also provided entertainment to small American towns from mid-nineteenth century to mid-twentieth century.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 122-125.
Subject Medicine shows -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0060209291 :
0060209305 (lib. bdg.) :

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 Central 3rd Fl - AMMS Non-Fic  791.1 C    CHECK SHELVES