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Mysteries unwrapped. Lost civilizations

Author: Sharon Linnéa; Josh Cochran
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., ©2009.
Series: Mysteries unwrapped.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides information on the cities of five lost ancient civilizations, discussing attempts to find them, excavations of them, and what these excavations reveal about the civilizations that created and lived in the cities.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Linnéa; Josh Cochran
ISBN: 9781402739842 1402739842 9781439581193 1439581193
OCLC Number: 244063790
Description: 88 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: Ur rediscovered --
Maya --
Atlantis --
Pompeii --
Angkor Wat.
Series Title: Mysteries unwrapped.
Other Titles: Lost civilizations
Responsibility: written by Sharon Linnéa ; illustrated by Josh Cochran.

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Introduces children to some of the world's most fascinating, but long-gone, civilizations. This title helps you: find out about Ur - a thriving ancient city that disappeared under sand; learn about  Read more...

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