Amazing Archaeologists: True Stories of Astounding Archaeological Discoveries

Amazing Archaeologists: True Stories of Astounding Archaeological Discoveries

by Fiona Macdonald

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Overview

This book tells the stories of adventurers who have put themselves on the line in the quest to solve the mysteries of the past, from excavating dinosaur bones in the Sahara Desert and astronauts to extreme archaeology in the Andes mountains. Find out about the skill and successes of archaeology’s pioneers, and whether you’ve got what it takes to be an ultimate adventurer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410962997
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Ultimate Adventurers
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 5.75(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.13(d)
Lexile: 1010L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 Years

Table of Contents

Contents A passion for the past 4 Robert Ballard – ocean explorer 8 Paul Sereno – fossil finder 12 Walter Alva – tomb raider 18 Zahi Hawss – secrets from the sand 24 The terracotta warriors – an underground army 30 Constanza Ceruti – mountaineer archaeologist 36 Timeline 42 Quiz 43 Glossary 44 Find out more 46 Index 48

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