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Mummies around the world

Anna Claybourne

Mummies around the world

by Anna Claybourne

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Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Anna Claybourne
SeriesFirst facts, big picture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN293 .C58 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24468105M
ISBN 109781429655132, 9781429655231
LC Control Number2010013410

  Tales of the Living Dead - Ice mummies - Dead Child - Preserved for years with a Chilling Secret - Duration: Tales of the Living Dead , views   Overall, a good introduction to the subject. Summing Up: Recommended. Undergraduate students and general readers." - Choice "Mummies around the World is a fascinating overview that will be enjoyed by those with both a serious and a casual interest in mummies and their history." - 4/5(1).

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Unraveling the History of Mummies Around the World. Genre. Non-Fiction This book presents a simple discussion of mummies from various parts of the world, with humorous illustrations and facts about mummies such as King Tut and the Bog Man. This book presents a simple discussion of mummies from various parts of the world, with. Matt Cardin (Ed), Mummies around the World: An Encyclopedia of Mummies in History, Religion, and Popular Culture Book November with Reads How we measure 'reads'.


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Here we feature ten unique mummy discoveries from around the world. The mummies of Qilakitsoq – Greenland. His little face still stares upwards, as if eternally waiting for his mother.

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Mummies around the World: An Encyclopedia of Mummies in Religion, History, and Popular Culture explains and explores the significance of this fact by painting a vivid and detailed picture of mummies from prehistory to the present. It is thus not only about mummies but about ourselves — what we have collectively believed, hoped, and feared.

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Cardin, Matt. Publisher. ABC-CLIO. Publication Date. Unsubscribe from MostAmazingTop10? Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Need to report the video? Sign in to report .Mortality and death have always fascinated humankind.

Civilizations from all over the world have practiced mummification as a means of preserving life after death—a ritual which captures the imagination of scientists, artists, and laypeople alike.

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