The Secrets of Ancient Tombs

Who was Ötzi the Iceman? What happened to the bog bodies of northern Europe? What is the terra-cotta army of Xi'an? What are the royal treasures of Sipán? With The Secrets of Ancient Tombs, kids can learn about what modern technology has revealed about the personal stories of the dead from burial places around the world, including northern Europe, the Italian Alps, Egypt, China, and northern Peru.

Explore fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures around the world. Designed for students was a 6th to 8th grade primary reading level, Enigmas of History 1 presents the most recent findings and theories of scientists, archaeologists, historians, and folklorists concerning questions that have puzzled experts for hundreds, sometimes thousands, of years. In each nonfiction book in the series, kids will find maps, diagrams, timelines, and glossaries to aid their in-depth understanding of the topic.

ISBN: 978-0-7166-2661-9
Pages: 48
Price: $24.95
    • Clean, captivating layout designed for easy navigation and visual interest
    • Wealth of maps, diagrams, timelines and glossaries contributes to in-depth learning
    • Well-written and easy to understand text

    On Enigmas of History:

    “These selections are certain to draw a pleasure-reading and report-writing audience and are a strong buy.”

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