The Resource The secrets of ancient tombs

The secrets of ancient tombs

Label
The secrets of ancient tombs
Title
The secrets of ancient tombs
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An exploration of the questions and mysteries that have puzzled scholars and experts about tombs and burials from ancient times. Features include a map, fact boxes, biographies of famous experts on burial and tombs, places to see and visit, a glossary, further readings, and index"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
930.1
Index
index present
LC call number
CC77.B8
LC item number
S43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
Enigmas of history
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  • Tombs
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Civilization, Ancient
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The secrets of ancient tombs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dead tell their story -- The final resting place -- Unveiling the secrets of death -- Who was Otzi the iceman? -- What happened to the bog bodies? -- Why did the Egyptians build the pyramids? -- How did ancient Egyptians mummify bodies? -- What else is the tomb of Qin hiding? -- Archaeological excavation -- The eighth wonder -- The mysterious Xiaohe mummies -- What mysteries surround the Lord of Sip'n? -- The royal treasures of Sip'n -- Places to see and visit
Edition
English-language revised edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780716626619
Lccn
2014007068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
18072837
Label
The secrets of ancient tombs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dead tell their story -- The final resting place -- Unveiling the secrets of death -- Who was Otzi the iceman? -- What happened to the bog bodies? -- Why did the Egyptians build the pyramids? -- How did ancient Egyptians mummify bodies? -- What else is the tomb of Qin hiding? -- Archaeological excavation -- The eighth wonder -- The mysterious Xiaohe mummies -- What mysteries surround the Lord of Sip'n? -- The royal treasures of Sip'n -- Places to see and visit
Edition
English-language revised edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780716626619
Lccn
2014007068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
18072837

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