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Mummies & their mysteries

Author: Charlotte Wilcox
Publisher: Corsham : Young Library, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses mummies found around the world, including Peru, Denmark, and the Italian Alps, and explains how studying them provides clues to past ways of life.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Wilcox
ISBN: 185429038X 9781854290380 0876147678 9780876147672
OCLC Number: 30036571
Description: 64 pages
Contents: What is a mummy? --
Most famous mummies- Egypt --
Millions of mummies- The Incan Empire --
America's buried treasures- Cave mummies --
Frozen in time- Mummies preserved in ice --
To honor the past- Mummies of the far east --
Bog people- Europe's mystery --
Mummies then and now --
Glossary --
Where to see mummies --
Index --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Charlotte Wilcox.

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Discusses mummies found around the world, including Peru, Denmark, and the Italian Alps, and explains how studying them provides clues to past ways of life.

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