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The mystery of the mammoth bones

J 569 GIB

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The mystery of the mammoth bones : and how it was solved

Giblin, James.

New York : HarperCollins, c1999.

97 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Describes the efforts of the artist, museum curator, and self-taught paleontologist, Charles Willson Peale, to excavate, study, and display the bones of a prehistoric creature that is later named "mastodon."

Reading Level: 5.4

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ISBN:

0060274948

LC Call No:

QE882.U7 G48 1999

Dewey Class No:

569/.67 21

Author:

Giblin, James.

Title:

The mystery of the mammoth bones : and how it was solved / James Cross Giblin.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : HarperCollins, c1999.

Physical:

97 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91) and index.

Summary:

Describes the efforts of the artist, museum curator, and self-taught paleontologist, Charles Willson Peale, to excavate, study, and display the bones of a prehistoric creature that is later named "mastodon."

Subject:

Peale, Charles Willson,--1741-1827.

Subject:

Mastodon.

Subject:

Paleontologists--Biography.

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