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The Resource Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past, by James M. Deem

Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past, by James M. Deem

Label
Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past
Title
Bodies from the ice
Title remainder
melting glaciers and the recovery of the past
Statement of responsibility
by James M. Deem
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the science of glaciers and looks at some of the discoveries of the past that have been made as the ice masses move and melt, including the preserved frozen remains of Otzi, the oldest human mummy ever found in ice, believed to be at least 5,300 years old
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
Award
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
Awards note
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award/Honors, 2009
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289582
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
599.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1180
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GN293
LC item number
.D43 2008
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1180
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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melting glaciers and the rediscovery of the past
Label
Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past, by James M. Deem
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-56) 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
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
Control code
19583288
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780618800452
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2008001868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(IMchF)fol11917047
Label
Bodies from the ice : melting glaciers and the recovery of the past, by James M. Deem
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-56) 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
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
Control code
19583288
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780618800452
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2008001868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(IMchF)fol11917047

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