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The curse of the mummy : uncovering Tutankhamun's tomb / Candace Fleming.

Fleming, Candace, (author.).

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  • 5 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JNF 932.014 FLEMING (Text) 34304001008996 Juvenile - Nonfiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora J 932.014 FLE (Text) 50825010807666 Juvenile Non-Fiction In process -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J 932.014.c Fleming, Candace (Text) 78294000281806 J New Non-Fiction Checked out 09/23/2021
Jay Co PL - Portland J932.014 F597 (Text) 76383000485869 Kids New Shelf, J NF Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338596618 
  • ISBN: 1338596616 
  • Physical Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Focus, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"True stories in focus"--Dust jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-266) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Sands of the past -- The "City of the Dead" -- Enter Howard Carter -- Ten seasons beneath the Theban sun -- A bird of gold that will bring good luck -- Under cover of darkness -- Early days in the tomb -- And at the Continental-Savoy hotel -- Curses! -- Shrines, sarcophagus, and coffins -- The mummy unwrapped -- Fabulous finds -- Work complete -- Exit Carter -- Space travelers, poison, and murderous mold -- Tutankhamun's place in history.
Summary, etc.:
"During the reign of the New Kingdom of Egypt, the boy pharaoh Tutankhamun ruled and died tragically young. In order to send him on his way into the afterlife, his tomb was filled with every treasure he would need after death. And then, it was lost to time, buried in the sands of the Valley of the Kings. His tomb was also said to be cursed. Centuries later, as Egypt-mania gripped Europe, two Brits -- a rich earl with a habit for gambling and a disreputable, determined archeologist -- worked for years to rediscover and open Tutankhamun's tomb. But once it was uncovered, would ancient powers take their revenge for disturbing and even looting the pharaoh's resting place? What else could explain the mysterious illnesses, accidents, and deaths that began onceit was found?"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Scholastic Focus.
Grades 4-6. Scholastic Focus.
Subject: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt > Tomb > Juvenile literature.
Carter, Howard, 1874-1939 > Juvenile literature.
Carnarvon, George Edward Stanhope Molyneux Herbert, Earl of, 1866-1923 > Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Egypt > Valley of the Kings > Juvenile literature.
Blessing and cursing > Juvenile literature.
Valley of the Kings (Egypt) > Antiquities > Juvenile literature.
Egypt > History > Eighteenth dynasty, ca. 1570-1320 B.C. > Juvenile literature.
Tutankhamen, King of Egypt > Tomb.
Carter, Howard, 1874-1939.
Carnarvon, George Edward Stanhope Molyneux Herbert, Earl of, 1866-1923.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Egypt > Valley of the Kings.
Blessing and cursing.
Valley of the Kings (Egypt) > Antiquities.
Egypt > History > Eighteenth dynasty, ca. 1570-1320 B.C.

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