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Janet Carlson Calvert Library - Franklin J 910.41 GAG (Text to phone) 33345000335604 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A pirate's stolen hoard -- An ancient Hebrew treasure map -- Black pearls in the desert -- Treasure trapped inside a mountain peak -- An emperor's empty tomb -- A millionaire's treasure hunt -- A priceless fossil -- Montezuma's treasure -- A prize between two pine trees -- Nazi loot in Lake Toplitz -- Peking man goes missing -- The glittering treasure of Lima.
Summary, etc.:
"Brings to light 12 of history's lost treasures including The Copper Scroll, discovered in Jerusalem in the 1940's that is determined to be the oldest known religious writing; the Victoria Peak Treasure in New Mexico that was found in 1937, but then lost again; Confederate Colonel John Mosby's Treasure hidden in the woods of Fairfax County, Virginia, but still not found after 150 years; and more. The book features historic photos, interesting side bars, and thought-provoking prompts."--Publisher's website.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 3-7.
Ages 8-12.
Subject: Archaeology > History > Juvenile literature.
Treasure troves > Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

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