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1,000 facts about ancient Egypt / by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner.

Honovich, Nancy, (author.).
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  • 4 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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National Geographic kids.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main J 932 HON (Text) 840191002704621 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Checked out 07/01/2020
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J 932 HON (Text) 38217000679759 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J 932.c Honovich, Nancy (Text) 78294000270524 J Non-Fiction Checked out 07/01/2020
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 932 HONOVICH (Text) 37500004572802 Kids Fact Books Available -
Starke Co PL - San Pierre Branch J 932 HON (Text) 30880010069192 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles J 932 HON (Text) 31070500605395 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 932 HONOVICH (Text) 33946003429607 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Checked out 07/01/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426332739
  • ISBN: 1426332734
  • ISBN: 9781426332746
  • ISBN: 1426332742
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : National Geographic Kids, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 95) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers.
Summary, etc.:
Illustrated children's reference book about ancient Egypt. Includes mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, hieroglyphs, gods, history, and more.
Mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, King Tut! Kids everywhere are fascinated by the wonders of ancient Egypt, and this colorful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts. From the Great Pyramid and the Valley of the Kings to the Nile River and Cleopatra, discover all you have ever wanted to know about this ancient civilization. Unearth ancient hieroglyphs and their meanings; find out what was in King Tut's tomb; and get insights about the science of mummification. Learn about ancient Egyptian gods and famous pharaohs, and follow Egypt's battles for power in the world. After this deep dive into Egyptology, you'll be able to dazzle your friends and family with your newfound knowledge.
Target Audience Note:
1090L Lexile.
Subject: Egypt > History > Juvenile literature.
Egypt > Geography > Juvenile literature.
Egypt > History.
Egypt > Geography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > History > Middle East.
Egypt > History > Juvenile literature.
Egypt > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Trivia and miscellanea.

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