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Grade 3-8

Jacqueline Morley, Nick Hewetson

The Living Tomb

Hardcover (Brighter Child Feb. 9, 2001)
This book offers children the thrill of examining a past civilization through the eyes of an archaeologist. Gorgeous, full-color panoramas of ancient landmarks are magnified with inset illustrations to reveal fascinating details. Readers uncover another layer of knowledge with each new page, including an up-close view of the lives of the people who built the structure, from peasant workers to all-powerful rulers. Clear, concise text enhances the artwork, providing the inside story on the construction of this key tomb, traditional uses of each room or section, and the status and use of the structure up to the present day.
0872266516 / 9780872266513
17.6 oz.
8.9 x 0.4 in.

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