Archaeologists Dig for Clues

Archaeologists Dig for Clues

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Baker & Taylor
Describes how scientists can learn about the past and how ancient peoples lived by excavating rocks and other clues.

HARPERCOLL
Archaeologists on a dig work very much like detectives at a crime scene. Every chipped rock, charred seed, or fossilized bone could be a clue to how people lived in the past. In this information-packed Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science book, Kate Duke explains what scientists are looking for, how they find it, and what their finds reveal.



Baker
& Taylor

Decribes how scientists can learn about the past and how ancient peoples lived by excavating rocks and other clues

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 1997
ISBN: 9780064451758
0064451755
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm

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KRockstar10 Mar 06, 2014

I wasn't expecting much from this book, but I really liked it! It made me want to be an archaeologist by the time I was done reading it. As an adult, I definitely learned a lot, so I imagine for a kid it would be a great gateway into wanting to know more about archaeologists. I will be looking for more books in this series. Truly great quality for youth nonfiction.

vernessa7 Jun 14, 2013

has a lot of information about history by michael

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vernessa7 Jun 14, 2013

tells about things that can tell what happened thousands of years ago and some things are like spears by michael

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vernessa7 Jun 14, 2013

quoted by michael from book: We learned how to screen the dirt we collected to be sure we hadn't missed any tiny artifacts or midden."

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