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Bodies From the Ash Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 (Awards)) by James M. Deem

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English

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Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL7605412M
ISBN 100618473084
ISBN 109780618473083

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  As bodies covered in hot ash and enveloped by volcanic material decayed, spaces were left around the skeletons. After the hollow areas were filled with plaster, the surrounding debris was chipped away, resulting in detailed plaster casts that preserved imprints of the people's dying moments, showing their facial expressions and body positions /5(28). Digging crews expected to find buildings, jewelry, and other treasures, but they found something unexpected, too: the imprints of lost Pompeiians, their lives and deaths captured, frozen in volcanic ash. Bodies from the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii tells their story and the story of their. out of 5 stars Bodies from the Ash. Reviewed in the United States on 3 January Verified Purchase. This book is quite small but does have nice photos. It is a "coffee table" book in my opinion. I had hoped it would have been more "scientific" than is it turned out to be. No in-depth discussion on the bodies, their clothing, etc/5(25). Bodies from the Bog How to Make a Mummy Talk How to Hunt Buried Treasure How to Catch a Flying Saucer El Salvador The Vikings Related Titles Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past, 25 Activities by Richard Panchyk. I Was There: The Buried City of Pompeii by Shelley Tanaka. Mount Vesuvius and the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 (Natural Disasters) by Russell Roberts.

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