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The Resource Mummies, John Malam

Mummies, John Malam

Label
Mummies
Title
Mummies
Statement of responsibility
John Malam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"See the first mummies, covered in mud and made in South America. Learn how the mummy makers of ancient Egypt removed the insides and prevented the bodies from rotting. Discover natural mummies of people, and even ancient animals, that have been preserved in ice or in bogs. And see how and where the art of mummy making ins still being carried on today."--from p.[4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Discusses the process of mummification, and looks at the history of the practice in Egypt as well as in other places in the world
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
215771
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 393/.3
  • 393
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3340
LC item number
.M35 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1080
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Amazing history
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mummies, John Malam
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a mummy? -- The first mummies -- Iceman of Europe -- Bog bodies -- Lindow Man -- Mummies of ancient Egypt -- Egypt's first mummy -- A very messy job -- Drying the body -- Wrapped from head to toe -- Tombs and tomb robbers -- Tutankhamun, the boy-king -- Magnificent mummies! -- Mummies of Peru -- Mummies from Asia -- North american mummies -- Worldwide mummies -- Studying mummies -- Animal mummies -- Mummy stories -- Modern-day mummies
Control code
20400135
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482421774
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2014024256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881824319
  • (OCoLC)881824319
Label
Mummies, John Malam
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a mummy? -- The first mummies -- Iceman of Europe -- Bog bodies -- Lindow Man -- Mummies of ancient Egypt -- Egypt's first mummy -- A very messy job -- Drying the body -- Wrapped from head to toe -- Tombs and tomb robbers -- Tutankhamun, the boy-king -- Magnificent mummies! -- Mummies of Peru -- Mummies from Asia -- North american mummies -- Worldwide mummies -- Studying mummies -- Animal mummies -- Mummy stories -- Modern-day mummies
Control code
20400135
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482421774
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2014024256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881824319
  • (OCoLC)881824319

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