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The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made / written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia.

Honigstein, Raphael, 1973- (author.). Attia, Caroline, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV 622.19 HOM (Text) 30653005586201 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 622.19 HOMIGSTEIN (Text) 39206021310774 J Non-Fiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library j622.19 HOMI (Text) 38650833398785 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9783899557978
  • Physical Description: 95 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Berlin : Little Gestalten, 2017.

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Embark on an adventure with world-famous treassure hunters and learn more about gold lost at the bottom of the sea, even a stolen football trophy. The Big Book of Treausres tells the stories of famous treasure hunters from past centuries; from the lost Aztec treasure of La Noche Triste to the recovered gold coins and bars of the SS Central America to the Padmanabhaswamy temply tresure found in India to the exploits of The Sass Brothers, adventure undoubtedly awaits. The Big Book of Treasures delves into the details of over twenty treasures - both those discovered and those still awaiting recovery. In-depth texts tell the stories of the treasures and their hunters, bold illustrations animate each treasure vividly over several double pages to let children and adults dive into the topic. Informational captions regale readers of all ages with fun facts, also mentioning cultural and historical knowledge and give new reasons to travel the world. The Big Book of Treasures sets the scene to tell these scintillating stories and tempts with the possiblity of uncovering hidden gold and awakens the treasure hunter in all of us. Provided by
Subject: Antiques > Juvenile literature.
Curiosities and wonders > Juvenile literature.
Juvenile Nonfiction/Adventure & Adventurers.
Juvenile Nonfiction/Antiques & Collectibles.
Juvenile Nonfiction/Curiosities & Wonders.
Buried treasure.

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