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Author Giblin, James.

Title The mystery of the mammoth bones : and how it was solved / James Cross Giblin.

Imprint New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 569.67 GIB    Available
Description 97 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91) and index.
Summary Describes the efforts of the artist, museum curator, and self-taught paleontologist, Charles Willson Peale, to excavate, study, and display the bones of a prehistoric creature that is later named "mastodon."
Subject Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827 -- Juvenile literature.
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827.
Mastodon -- New York (State) -- Newburgh -- Juvenile literature.
Paleontologists -- United States -- Biography.
Added Title Mammoth bones
ISBN 006027493X
0060274948 (lib. bdg.) : $15.89

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