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The mystery of the mammoth bones : and how it was solved

Author: James Giblin; HarperCollins (Firm)
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the efforts of the artist, museum curator, and self-taught paleontologist, Charles Willson Peale, to excavate, study, and display the bones of a prehistoric creature that is later named "mastodon."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Willson Peale; Charles Willson Peale
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Giblin; HarperCollins (Firm)
ISBN: 006027493X 9780060274931 0060274948 9780060274948
OCLC Number: 38879155
Target Audience: Middle School.; 1120
Description: 97, [1] pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Mammoth bones
Responsibility: James Cross Giblin.
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Describes the efforts of the artist, museum curator, and self-taught paleontologist, Charles Willson Peale, to excavate, study, and display the bones of a prehistoric creature that is later named "mastodon."

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