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Once, no humans lived on the continent of North America; then they began to journey, the first migrants arriving perhaps 15,000 to 20,000 years ago.
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When a skeleton from long-ago centuries is discovered, scientists want to study it for information about the personand#8217;s life and death, about her or his time and place in history. Sometimes artists are asked to reconstruct faces from the past using copies of their skulls. Then these nameless, unknown people can be "brought back to life"--remembered, and honored.

Now, when their skeletons are discovered, their stories can be told.

Synopsis:

When aand#160;centuries-old skeletonand#160;is unearthed,and#160;scientists rely onand#160;specialized artists to reconstruct a forgotten face of the past.

About the Author

James M. Deem is the author of numerous books for young readers, including 3 NB of Julian Drew, Bodies from the Ice: Melting Glaciers and the Rediscovery of the Past, and Faces From the Past. Mr. Deem lives outside of Phoenix, Arizona.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580136075
Subtitle:
Forgotten People of North America
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Author:
Walker, Sally M.
Author:
Deem, James M.
Subject:
Antarctica
Subject:
Polar Regions
Subject:
Childrens Science
Subject:
Other
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
Exceptional Social Studies Titles for Intermediate Grades
Publication Date:
20121120
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 7 up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color photographs
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9.5 x 8.5 in 1.72 lb
Age Level:
08-12

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