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Author Malam, John, 1957-
Title Terracotta Army and other lost treasures / John Malam.
Pub Info Irvine, CA : QEB Pub., c2011.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 930.1 MAL     AVAILABLE
Descript 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 28 cm.
Series Lost and found
Malam, John, 1957- Lost and found.
Note Includes index.
Contents What is treasure? -- Lost: all the emperor's men -- Found: the Terracotta Army -- Lost: Trojan treasure -- Found: the gold of Troy -- Lost: the family silver -- Found: the Mildenhall Treasure -- Lost: a library of scrolls -- Found: the Dead Sea Scrolls -- Lost: Roman villa -- Found: the Boscoreale Treasure -- Lost: gold in the lake -- Found: the gold of El Dorado -- Timeline of discoveries.
Summary "Describes the historical circumstances that led to treasures such as the Terracotta Army and the Dead Sea Scrolls being lost or hidden and the archaeological discoveries that found evidence of these treasures"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.
Treasure troves -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Ancient -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781609920524 (lib. bnd. : alk. paper)
160992052X (lib. bnd. : alk. paper)
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