by Jerry Apps
Ringlingville USA chronicles the Ringling Brothers' journey from immigrant poverty to enduring glory as the kings of the circus world. The Ringlings and their circus were last studied in depth over four decades ago. Jerry Apps weaves together financial records with newspaper accounts, oral histories, colorful anecdotes and stunning circus ephemera and photos, many never before published, to illuminate the importance of the Ringlings' accomplishments.
This is a soft-cover book with 256 pages and black/white photos.