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The Resource Mummies : riveting reads for curious kids, by John Malam ; consultants, Dr. Joann Fletcher, Peter Chrisp

Mummies : riveting reads for curious kids, by John Malam ; consultants, Dr. Joann Fletcher, Peter Chrisp

Label
Mummies : riveting reads for curious kids
Title
Mummies
Title remainder
riveting reads for curious kids
Statement of responsibility
by John Malam ; consultants, Dr. Joann Fletcher, Peter Chrisp
Creator
Contributor
Author
Consultant
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Read all about the magnificent mummies of ancient Egypt! Discover how and why mummies were made in this fascinating black-and-white chapter book about ancient Egypt. Explore pyramids, temples, and tombs, and find out the secrets of the art of embalming. You'll learn all about the ancient Egyptians themselves as well: their everyday lives, their belief in the gods, and their powerful pharaohs." --
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malam, John
Dewey number
509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT62.M7
LC item number
M241 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fletcher, Joann
  • Chrisp, Peter
Series statement
DK Microbites
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mummies
  • Egypt
  • Mummies
  • Egypt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mummies : riveting reads for curious kids, by John Malam ; consultants, Dr. Joann Fletcher, Peter Chrisp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is a mummy? -- Egypt: the gift of the Nile -- Everlasting life -- Enter the gods -- Wrapped for eternity -- Pyramid power -- Tomb raiders -- The Pharaoh: god-ruler of Egypt -- Temples: homes of the gods -- Magic spells and medicine -- Everyday life -- Images in writing -- Animal mummies -- Reference section -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
on1119473570
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781465498441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1119473570
Label
Mummies : riveting reads for curious kids, by John Malam ; consultants, Dr. Joann Fletcher, Peter Chrisp
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is a mummy? -- Egypt: the gift of the Nile -- Everlasting life -- Enter the gods -- Wrapped for eternity -- Pyramid power -- Tomb raiders -- The Pharaoh: god-ruler of Egypt -- Temples: homes of the gods -- Magic spells and medicine -- Everyday life -- Images in writing -- Animal mummies -- Reference section -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Control code
on1119473570
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781465498441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1119473570

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