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The Resource Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland, Sally M. Walker

Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland, Sally M. Walker

Label
Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
Title
Written in bone
Title remainder
buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
Statement of responsibility
Sally M. Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s
Summary
Takes readers through the process of investigating human remains found at colonial-era sites to reveal causes of death, match remains with the names on the historical records, and determine the skeletons' gender, age at death, nationality, and even economic standing
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Lone Star reading list, 2010.
  • Tayshas reading list, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305559
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
614/.17
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
NC 1140
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • UG
  • UG
LC call number
GN69.8
LC item number
.W35 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1140
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 9.0
  • 9.0
  • 9.0
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
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buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
Label
Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland, Sally M. Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Include bibliographical references (pages 138-139) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A grave mystery -- Who were you? -- Out of the grave -- The captain -- The body in the basement -- The luxury of lead -- The lead-coffin people -- Expect the unexpected -- Remember me
Control code
ocm86090402
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780822571353
Lccn
2007010768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)86090402
  • (Sirsi) a974797
Label
Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland, Sally M. Walker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Include bibliographical references (pages 138-139) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A grave mystery -- Who were you? -- Out of the grave -- The captain -- The body in the basement -- The luxury of lead -- The lead-coffin people -- Expect the unexpected -- Remember me
Control code
ocm86090402
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780822571353
Lccn
2007010768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)86090402
  • (Sirsi) a974797

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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