The murder of king tut : The Plot to Kill the Child King. / James Patterson.
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- ISBN: 9780446799645 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2009.
A secret buried for centuriesThrust onto Egypt's most powerful throne at the age of nine, King Tut's reign was fiercely debated from the outset. Behind the palace's veil of prosperity, bitter rivalries and jealousy flourished among the Boy King's most trusted advisors, and after only nine years, King Tut suddenly perished, his name purged from Egyptian history. To this day, his death remains shrouded in controversy. The keys to an unsolved mysteryEnchanted by the ruler's tragic story and hoping to unlock the answers to the 3,000 year-old mystery, Howard Carter made it his life's mission to uncover the pharaoh's hidden tomb. He began his search in 1907, but encountered countless setbacks and dead-ends before he finally, uncovered the long-lost crypt. The clues point to murderNow, in The Murder of King Tut, James Patterson and Martin Dugard dig through stacks of evidence-X-rays, Carter's files, forensic clues,...
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Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.8 ATOS Level
Electronic reproduction. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2009. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1528 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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