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Where is Easter Island?

Author: Megan Stine; John Hinderliter
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2017]
Series: Where is?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Unearth the secrets of the mysterious giant stone statues on this tiny remote Pacific island. Easter Island, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean thousands of miles from anywhere, has intrigued visitors since Europeans first arrived in the 1700s. How did people first come to live there? How did they build the enormous statues and why? How were they placed around the island without carts or even wheels? Scientists
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Stine; John Hinderliter
ISBN: 0515159506 9780515159509 9780515159486 0515159484
OCLC Number: 1003295159
Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Where is Easter Island? --
Stranded on a remote island --
Rats! --
Giant heads --
Walking statues --
Dangerous visitors --
Disease --
Slaves --
Kings and birdmen --
The island changes.
Series Title: Where is?
Responsibility: by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John Hinderliter.

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