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Howard Carter : searching for King Tut

Author: Barbara Ford
Publisher: New York, NY : W.H. Freeman, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells how Howard Carter became interested in Egyptology as a boy, recounts how his perseverance led to the discovery of the tomb of King Tut, and describes the tomb when it was opened.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Howard Carter; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt; Howard Carter; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Ford
ISBN: 071676587X 9780716765875 0716765888 9780716765882
OCLC Number: 31166813
Notes: "Scientific American books for young readers."
Description: 63 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The boy and the king --
Friends and foes --
In the Valley of the Kings --
The tomb of the golden bird --
Wonderful things --
The curse --
"That job needs you."
Responsibility: by Barbara Ford ; illustrated by Janet Hamlin.

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Tells how Howard Carter became interested in Egyptology as a boy, recounts how his perseverance led to the discovery of the tomb of King Tut, and describes the tomb when it was opened.

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