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Mummies and pyramids

a nonfiction companion to Magic Tree House #3, Mummies in the morning
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Mummies, Civilization, Juvenile literature, Pyr
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Why did people make mummies? What was the mysterious writing on mummy cases? How did most ancient Egyptians spend their days? How were the pyramids built? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts. Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations.

Statementby Will Osborne and Mary Pope Osborne ; illustrated by Sal Murdocca
SeriesMagic tree house fact tracker, Magic tree house fact tracker
ContributionsOsborne, Mary Pope, Murdocca, Sal, illustrator
The Physical Object
Pagination119 pages :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26575804M
ISBN 100545643740, 054564027X
ISBN 139780545643740, 9780545640275
OCLC/WorldCa875691941

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Discovery: Mummies and pyramids. The mysteries of the Ancient Egyptians are unearthed in this visually exciting, fact-filled book. Describes how mummies were made and how pyramids were built, the latest technology used to "see inside" mummies and the truth about the curse of Tutankhamun.

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Getting the facts behind the fiction has /5(18). Mummies in the Morning Original Scholastic 1 Scholastic 2 Publication date Aug Publisher Random House Reissues Scholastic, Quartet The Mystery of the Tree House Research Guide Mummies and Pyramids Other Media audiobook Story Details Time Period c BC (Iron Age) Place Dahshur, Egypt Guest Characters HenryJack and Annie's motherQueen Hutepi The Black Cat Other Media: audiobook.

Mummies, Pyramids, and Pharaohs travels back in time to visit one of the world's oldest civilizations, bringing this incredible culture to life with clear, simple text and vivid watercolors.

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When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #3: Mummies in the Morning, they had lots of questions.4/5(3). Magic Tree House Fact Tracker: Mummies and Pyramids is a nonfiction companion to the book Mummies in the Morning (book #3 in the Magic Tree House series).

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Who discovered King Tut's tomb. Unwrap the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide #3: Mummies and Pyramids, Jack and Annie's very own guide to the secrets of ancient es information on hieroglyphics, how mummies were made, tomb treasures.

The ancient Egyptians are given an enthusiastic, if wildly oversimplified, treatment in this new outing from Gibbons. Focusing as much on their lives as on their spectacular burials, the text and accompanying watercolors (handsomely framed with patterned bands) depict happy Egyptians planting, celebrating, mummifying, and burying.

The lure of ancient Egypt is a strong one, and it's not Author: Gail Gibbons. Secrets of the Sphinx by James Cross Giblin (beautiful illustrations and lots of great info on pyramids as well as the sphinx); The Great Wonder by Annabelle Howard (a fun story about a modern boy who imagines he is present when the pyramids are built); Mummies Made in Egypt by Aliki (wonderfully inllustrated, with clear descritpions of the process and the meaning of mummification.).

: Mummies and Pyramids () by Sam Taplin and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(28).In Pyramids and Mummies learn how these magnificent royals lived, read stories about the king of the dead, get a detailed the Great Pyramid, find out about the puzzling mystery behind the Great Sphinx, wonder at real live accounts of King Tutankhamun's curse, and much more!Released on: There's everything from tomb robbers to crocodile mummies, all brought to life with spectacular photographs and suggested Web sites to visit.

This book takes you back in time to the amazing world of the ancient Egyptians, where you'll discover how mummies were made, how the pyramids were built, and the truth about the curse of Tutankhamun.