Iceman

Author: Brenda Fowler
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226258238
Release Date: 2001-09-16
Genre: Social Science

Featuring a new Afterword, this is the spectacular story of the 1991 discovery of a Stone Age man in the Alps, a lonely frozen figure who offers clues about the world of 3000 B.C. 33 halftones.

Der Mann im Eis

Author: Konrad Spindler
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783709165997
Release Date: 2013-03-07
Genre: Science


tzi the Iceman

Author: Amanda Lanser
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 9781629685113
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Every new and groundbreaking archaeological discovery refines our understanding of human history. This title examines the study of Ötzi the iceman. The book explores what scientists know about Ötzi's life, traces his discovery and the subsequent scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts. Well-placed sidebars, vivid photos, helpful maps, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of the topic. Additional features include a table of contents, a selected bibliography, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Ice

Author: Mariana Gosnell
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226304960
Release Date: 2007-06-01
Genre: History

Presents a study of ice in all its complexity spanning such topics as frostbite, climate change, ice on Mars and in Saturn's rings, the multiplicity of uses humans find for ice, and its impact on the forces that shape the world around us.

Western Civilization Beyond Boundaries

Author: Thomas F. X. Noble
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133602712
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: History

Europe's place in the world throughout the narrative and in the primary source feature, The Global Record. The seventh edition has been carefully revised and edited for greater accessibility, and features a streamlined design that incorporates pedagogical features such as focus questions, key terms, and section summaries to better support students of western civilization. The reconceived narrative and restructured organization, featuring smaller, more cohesive learning units, lend to greater ease of use for both students and instructors. History CourseMate, a set of media-rich study tools with interactive eBook that gives students access to quizzes, flashcards, primary sources, videos and more, are available for this new edition. (CourseMate may be bundled with the text or purchased separately.) Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, Seventh Edition Complete, Volume I: To 1715, Volume II: Since 1560, Volume A: To 1500, Volume B: 1300-1815, and Volume C: Since 1789. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Western Civilization Beyond Boundaries Volume I to 1715

Author: Thomas F. X. Noble
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133602729
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: History

WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, Seventh Edition, is distinguished for its wider definition of Europe that includes Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and European frontiers. Recognizing that factors outside the continent affected European history, the authors highlight Europe's place in the world throughout the narrative and in the primary source feature, The Global Record. The seventh edition has a streamlined design and has been carefully revised with features such as focus questions, key terms, and section summaries to help readers understand the material. The reconceived narrative and restructured organization, featuring smaller, more cohesive learning units, make the book easy to use. Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, Seventh Edition Complete, Volume I: To 1715, Volume II: Since 1560, Volume A: To 1500, Volume B: 1300-1815, and Volume C: Since 1789. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

tzi der Mann aus dem Eis

Author: Angelika Fleckinger
Publisher:
ISBN: 385256655X
Release Date: 2014
Genre:

Die Ötzi-Expertin Angelika Fleckinger beschreibt, was Forscher unterschiedlichster Disziplinen über Ötzis Leben und Tod in der Jungsteinzeit herausgefunden haben. Aussagekräftige Farbbilder der Ausrüstungsgegenstände und von Ötzis Kleidung bringen einen der sensationellsten archäologischen Funde aller Zeiten nahe.

Noble Western Civilization

Author:
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 0618432779
Release Date: 2004-02-09
Genre: History

Western Civilization leads the market as the first western civilization text to include a separate chapter on Late Antiquity and the first to use the new political history, the effect of power and politics on all members of society, at the center of its narrative. Recognizing that European history was affected by factors outside the continent, this text looks at Europe by examining its place in the world. With an emphasis on the experimental nature of political and social history, the text challenges students to explore why and how history unfolded as it did.

Western Civilization to 1500

Author: Thomas F. X. Noble
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 0618432795
Release Date: 2004-02-01
Genre: History

Western Civilization leads the market as the first western civilization text to include a separate chapter on Late Antiquity and the first to use the new political history, the effect of power and politics on all members of society, at the center of its narrative. Recognizing that European history was affected by factors outside the continent, this text looks at Europe by examining its place in the world. With an emphasis on the experimental nature of political and social history, the text challenges students to explore why and how history unfolded as it did.

The Archaeology Detectives

Author: Paul G. Bahn
Publisher: Readers Digest
ISBN: 076210306X
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Architecture

An introduction to the work of archaeologists offers an inside view of our quest to understand the past, describing the various tools and methods used to reconstruct history, and illuminates some of archaeology's greatest discoveries, including King Tut's tomb and Pompeii.

Library Journal

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015082964688
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Libraries

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

Glaciers of Alaska

Author: Bruce Molnia
Publisher: Alaska Geographic
ISBN: 1566610559
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Science

Alaska Geographic is an award-winning series that presents the people, places, and wonders of Alaska to the world. Over the past 30 years, Alaska Geographic has earned its reputation as the publication for those who love Alaska. The series boasts more than 100 books to date, featuring communities from Barrow to Ketchikan, animals from bears to dinosaurs, history from the Russian explorers to today, and natural phenomena from the aurora to glaciers. Written by leading experts in their fields, these books are illustrated throughout with world-class photography and include colorful maps for reference.

Cassette Books

Author: Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Publisher:
ISBN: UIUC:30112063186719
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Talking books