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In Search of Tutankhamun: The Discovery of a King's Tomb
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Brighter Child
Publication date July 1, 1999
Pages 44
Binding School and Library
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780872265431
ISBN-10 0872265439
Dimensions 0.25 by 9 by 11.50 in.
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Original list price $18.95
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Describes the discovery of the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamun and what it revealed about everyday life in his time
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The ancient Egyptians built magnificent tombs for their pharaohs in the dry sand of the Valley of the Kings. By the early 20th century, 61 had been discovered, but Howard Carter was determined to find the tomb of Tutankhamun, a boy king who came to the throne aged 9, in 1333 B.C. In 1922, Carter uncovered some steps in the sand that led down to a sealed door. An unimaginable store of Egyptian treasures was about to be revealed. This book tells the story of Carter's discoverey. Superb illustrations invite the reader to share his excitement at the wondrous treasures he found, and through them to learn about everyday life in Tutankhamun's life.

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9780872265431 | details & prices | 44 pages | 9.00 × 11.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.95 lbs | List price $18.95
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