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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
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007014723.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A+."
  • "Fantastic facts about the world's most amazing mummies"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a mummy? -- The first mummies -- Mummies of ancient Egypt -- Making mummies -- Bog bodies -- Frozen mummies -- The Ice Man -- Living mummies of Peru -- The Palermo mummies -- Look inside a mummy -- Animal mummies -- A never-ending story -- Mummy mania
Control code
5118408
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781599201061
Lccn
2007014723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Stock number
1279392
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn123349716
  • (OCoLC)123349716
Label
Mummies, John Malam
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007014723.html
Publication
Note
  • "A+."
  • "Fantastic facts about the world's most amazing mummies"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a mummy? -- The first mummies -- Mummies of ancient Egypt -- Making mummies -- Bog bodies -- Frozen mummies -- The Ice Man -- Living mummies of Peru -- The Palermo mummies -- Look inside a mummy -- Animal mummies -- A never-ending story -- Mummy mania
Control code
5118408
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781599201061
Lccn
2007014723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Stock number
1279392
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn123349716
  • (OCoLC)123349716

Library Locations

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