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The Resource The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made, written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia

The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made, written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia

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The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made
Title
The big book of treasures
Title remainder
the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made
Statement of responsibility
written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Embark on an adventure with world-famous treassure hunters and learn more about gold lost at the bottom of the sea, even a stolen football trophy. The Big Book of Treausres tells the stories of famous treasure hunters from past centuries; from the lost Aztec treasure of La Noche Triste to the recovered gold coins and bars of the SS Central America to the Padmanabhaswamy temply tresure found in India to the exploits of The Sass Brothers, adventure undoubtedly awaits. The Big Book of Treasures delves into the details of over twenty treasures - both those discovered and those still awaiting recovery. In-depth texts tell the stories of the treasures and their hunters, bold illustrations animate each treasure vividly over several double pages to let children and adults dive into the topic. Informational captions regale readers of all ages with fun facts, also mentioning cultural and historical knowledge and give new reasons to travel the world. The Big Book of Treasures sets the scene to tell these scintillating stories and tempts with the possiblity of uncovering hidden gold and awakens the treasure hunter in all of us.
Summary
Embark on an adventure with world-famous treasure hunters and learn more about gold lost at the bottom of the sea, even a stolen football trophy
Writing style
Illustration
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10597155
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
622.17
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made
Label
The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made, written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21279131
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9783899557978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
The big book of treasures : the most amazing discoveries ever made and still to be made, written by Raphael Honigstein ; illustrated by Caroline Attia
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21279131
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9783899557978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

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