Ice maiden of the Andes

Title Ice maiden of the Andes
Names Buell, Janet.
Book Number BR011623
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Describes the discovery of a young girl's frozen body on a mountaintop in Peru. Explains how the frozen tissue provides scientists with important biological information, even though the mummy is five hundred years old, while cultural knowledge is derived from her clothing and ornaments. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Sciences - SCI
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Science - Archeology - ARC
Hispanic Interest - HSI
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Archaeology - Juvenile literature
Incas - Religion - Juvenile literature
Incas - Antiquities - Juvenile literature
Mummies - Peru - Ampato, Mount (Arequipa) - Juvenile literature
Excavations (Archaeology) - Peru - Ampato, Mount (Arequipa) - Juvenile literature
Indians of South America - Antiquities - Juvenile literature
Ampato, Mount (Arequipa, Peru) - Antiquities - Juvenile literature
Peru - Antiquities - Juvenile literature
Call Number j985.32 JNF
Language English
Released 1997
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1997 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Twenty-First Century Books, 1997.
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