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Deem, James M
Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past / by James M. Deem
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Juvenile/1st Flr  jGB.Deem5B6 2008    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Ice mummies -- Juvenile literature
Otzi (Ice mummy) -- Juvenile literature
Glaciers -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 58 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 x 29 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-56) and index
Contents Iceman of the Alps -- Grinding, gliding glaciers -- Dragons in the ice -- Frozen children of the Andes -- The mystery of Mallory -- Another man from a glacier -- Saving the past
Summary Recounts the discovery of the oldest human mummy in the 1990s by two mountain climbers on the Austrian border, in this exciting volume that reveals how glaciers, hulking masses of moving ice, are now offering up many secrets from the past
Awards Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2009
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2009

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