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Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past

Author: James M Deem
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the discovery of the oldest human mummy in the 1990s by two mountain climbers on the Austrian border. This book reveals how glaciers, hulking masses of moving ice, are now offering up many secrets from the past.
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Genre/Form: Robert F. Sibert Award
Dust jackets (Binding)
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James M Deem
ISBN: 061880045X 9780618800452
OCLC Number: 191010437
Awards: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2009.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009.
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2009.
Description: 58 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: Iceman of the Alps --
Grinding, gliding glaciers --
Dragons in the ice --
Frozen children of the Andes --
The mystery of Mallory --
Another man from a glacier --
Saving the past.
Responsibility: by James M. Deem.

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Recounts the discovery of the oldest human mummy in the 1990s by two mountain climbers on the Austrian border. This book reveals how glaciers, hulking masses of moving ice, are now offering up many secrets from the past.

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