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The great unknown

Author: Taylor Morrison
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the efforts of the artist and paleontologist Charles Willson Peale to excavate and display the bones of a prehistoric creature now known as the mastodon.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Willson Peale; Charles Willson Peale; Charles Willson Peale
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Taylor Morrison
ISBN: 0395974941 9780395974940
OCLC Number: 41355657
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Taylor Morrison.
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Describes the efforts of the artist and paleontologist Charles Willson Peale to excavate and display the bones of a prehistoric creature now known as the mastodon.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-27) Good Permalink

     This is a fascinating narrative of the discovery of the mastodon. It recalls the efforts of Charles Peale to display his findings. Colorful pictures and will recommend it to students 7 - 9 grades, as well as teachers and parents.

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