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Chang and Eng

Chang and Eng( )
Author: Strauss, Darin
ISBN:978-0-525-94512-3
Publication Date:Jun 2000
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $38.00
Book Description:

"Born attached at the chest, Chang and Eng Bunker were the Siamese twins for whom the term was coined, one of the nineteenth century's most fabled human oddities. Taken from Thailand as adolescents, Chang and Eng toured the world's stages, finding celebrity while performing in a cage. Fighting for respect their whole lives, they were greeted by royalty; toasted by London, and yet mocked by carnival crowds. The twins eventually married two sisters and embarked on one of history's most...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Fiction / Southern
Fiction / Family Life / Siblings
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.681 x 21.895 x 2.54 cm
Book Weight:0.527 Kilograms
Author Biography
Strauss, Darin (Author)
Graduate of the New York University Creative Writing Program. Strauss is now a teacher in the program and lives in New York City.




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