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The Resource A curious man : the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley, Neal Thompson

A curious man : the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley, Neal Thompson

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A curious man : the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley
Title
A curious man
Title remainder
the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley
Statement of responsibility
Neal Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The marvelously compelling biography of Robert Ripley, the enigmatic cartoonist turned globetrotting millionaire who won international fame by celebrating the world's strangest oddities
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Neal
Dewey number
  • 031.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.R53
LC item number
T57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ripley, Robert L.
  • Ripley, Robert L.
  • Journalists
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Journalists
  • Publishers and publishing
  • United States
  • PUBLISHERS AND PUBLISHING
  • JOURNALISTS
  • RIPLEY, ROBERT L. (ROBERT LEROY), 1890-1949
Label
A curious man : the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley, Neal Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn807024472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
421 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780770436209
Lccn
2012046850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022472129
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780770436209
  • (OCoLC)807024472
Label
A curious man : the strange & brilliant life of Robert "Believe It or Not" Ripley, Neal Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn807024472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
421 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780770436209
Lccn
2012046850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022472129
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780770436209
  • (OCoLC)807024472

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