The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini

Author: Joe Posnanski

Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio

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Joe Posnanski enters the colorful world of Harry Houdini and his legions of devoted fans to explore the illusionist’s impact on global culture—and why his legacy endures to this day. Nearly a century after Harry Houdini died on Halloween in 1926, he feels as modern and alive as ever. The name Houdini still leaps to mind whenever we witness a daring escape. The baby who frees herself from her crib? Houdini. The dog who vanishes and reappears in the neighbor’s garden? Houdini. Every generation produces new disciples of the magician, from household names in magic like David Copperfield and David Blaine to countless other followers whose lives have been transformed by the power of Houdini. In ru...

Language

English


Duration

09h24min


Published

October 22, 2019


Size

797 MB

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The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini