The Strongest Man in the World

The Strongest Man in the World

Louis Cyr

Book - 2007
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Strongman and circus owner Louis Cyr captured the world's imagination with his remarkable feats of strength and mammoth proportions. Set in Quebec at the turn of the 20th century, this visual biography features the celebrity in his old age, recalling his glory days for his young daughter. In vivid detail he recounts his adventures traveling through Europe performing feats of strength that astounded audiences and remain unsurpassed today. Nicholas Debon's vibrant illustrations and moving text bring the world of circuses and celebrities from long ago to life for young readers.
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, 2007
ISBN: 9780888997319
0888997310
Branch Call Number: J 921 CYR
Characteristics: 27 p. :,col. ill. ;,27 cm

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MAStar
May 24, 2009

nice and short and its almost a comic book

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Shana
Apr 15, 2009

This story is so great it makes you think so much about how people use them and not give them what they deserve. It is awesome, and a graphic novel!

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ARE
Apr 05, 2009

very short

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maprincess
Mar 31, 2009

i love books

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maangel
Mar 30, 2009

I REALLY LIKE THIS BOOK EVEN THOUGH IT WAS REALLY SHORT.I LIKE THE WAY THE USE PAINTINGS AND ITS WRITTEN IN A KIND OF COMIC STRIP.

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parkdaler
Mar 14, 2009

its the simpliesaty that makes the story so great

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Zunaira Ashraf
Mar 13, 2009

a simple graphic novel and true story!!!!!!!!!

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