The Resource The mysteries of Easter Island

The mysteries of Easter Island

Label
The mysteries of Easter Island
Title
The mysteries of Easter Island
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An exploration of the questions and mysteries that have puzzled scholars and experts about the remote location of Easter Island, including its culture, giant statues, and writing. Features include a map, fact boxes, biographies of famous experts on Easter Island, places to see and visit, a glossary, further readings, and index"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Moais de la isla de Pascua
Dewey number
996.18
Index
index present
LC call number
F3169
LC item number
.M97 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Enigmas of history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Easter Island
  • Easter Island
  • Antiquities
  • Easter Island
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mysteries of Easter Island
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Easter Island -- The giant statues of Easter Island -- How did the Rapanui reach Easter Island? -- How were the statues made and transported? -- Raising the statues -- Anatomy of the statues -- Unique statues -- What was the significance of the statues? -- The Tongariki Ahu -- Why were the statues destroyed? -- Environmental archaeology -- Later history of Easter Island -- The birdman cult and social class -- The writing of Easter Island -- Places to see and visit
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
English-language revised edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716626657
Lccn
2014007069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn881386065
  • (OCoLC)881386065
Label
The mysteries of Easter Island
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Easter Island -- The giant statues of Easter Island -- How did the Rapanui reach Easter Island? -- How were the statues made and transported? -- Raising the statues -- Anatomy of the statues -- Unique statues -- What was the significance of the statues? -- The Tongariki Ahu -- Why were the statues destroyed? -- Environmental archaeology -- Later history of Easter Island -- The birdman cult and social class -- The writing of Easter Island -- Places to see and visit
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
English-language revised edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716626657
Lccn
2014007069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn881386065
  • (OCoLC)881386065

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