The Strongest Man in the World: Luis Cyr

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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 ...

The Strongest Man in the World: Luis Cyr 2007, Groundwood Books, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780888997319

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