Hardback Amazing treasures : 100+ objects and places that will boggle your mind / written by David Long ; illustrations by Muti.
Publication year: 2021
Media type Hardback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781912920495 (hbk.) :
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Extent: 58 pages (some folded) : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ;
Total number of loans: 1
Loans this year: 0
Number of reservations: 0
Discover 100 of the world's most remarkable artefacts, most stunning artworks and most intriguing ruins in this beautifully illustrated book about Earth's treasures. Treasures both natural and manmade make an appearance in a tour which stretches across thousands of years and all around the globe. Discover sunken wrecks loaded with pirate gold, the abandoned tombs of the world's most powerful rulers and even meteorites - treasures from outer space! A central gatefold offers a world map revealing the locations of all the treasures included in the book, while Blue Peter award-winning author David Long also addresses contemporary topics such as our threatened natural wonders and the ownership of cultural treasures.