A fascinating look beneath the bandages for an exploration of Egyptian mummies--who they were, how they were embalmed, where they were buried, and how they were rediscovered. Full-page scenes take the reader back to the time of the pharaohs, while engaging text reveals the secrets of the long dead.
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“A comprehensive basic reference providing an introduction to the mummies of ancient Egypt. ” —Children's Literature
“The book's layout is airy and appealing...” —School Library Journal