Written in bone: buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

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Publisher:
Carolrhoda Books,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
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Takes readers through the process of investigating human remains found at colonial-era sites to reveal causes of death, match remains with the names on the historical records, and determine the skeletons' gender, age at death, nationality, and even economic standing.
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9780822571353
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subject_facet Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Antiquities, Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature, Jamestown (Va.) -- Antiquities, Jamestown (Va.) -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature
table_of_contents A grave mystery -- Who were you? -- Out of the grave -- The captain -- The body in the basement -- The luxury of lead -- The lead-coffin people -- Expect the unexpected -- Remember me.
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title Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
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title_short Written in bone :
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