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10 edition of Discovering the Inca Ice Maiden found in the catalog.

Discovering the Inca Ice Maiden

my adventures on Ampato

by Johan Reinhard

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Ampato, Mount (Arequipa)
    • Subjects:
    • Reinhard, Johan -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Reinhard, Johan.,
    • Incas -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Mummies -- Peru -- Ampato, Mount (Arequipa) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Archaeology -- Methodology -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Incas -- Antiquities.,
    • Mummies.,
    • Indians of South America -- Antiquities.,
    • Archaeology.,
    • Peru -- Antiquities -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Peru -- Antiquities.

    • About the Edition

      A first-person account of the 1995 discovery of the over 500-year-old Peruvian ice mummy on Mount Ampato and a description of the subsequent retrieval and scientific study.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesInca Ice Maiden
      Statementby Johan Reinhard.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      ContributionsNational Geographic Society (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3429.3.M8 R45 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL684480M
      ISBN 100792271424
      LC Control Number97031291
      OCLC/WorldCa37567180

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A great book, Inca Ice Maiden introduces children to mummies. This particular book is most interesting because the mummy is that of a young teenage girl whose preserved body is found in the Andes.

Nothing spectacular about that, except she's found sitting, eyes closed and appears to be sleeping. The book explores what might have happened to by: 4. -- The author's study of ceremonial sites in the Andes mountains led to his amazing discovery of a mummified Inca maiden who died five centuries ago on the summit of Ampato, a 20,foot-high volcano in PeruWhen Johan Reinhard and his climbing partner first saw the mummy from a distance, they thought it surely must be a hiker's backpack or other object/5.

A great book, Inca Ice Maiden introduces children to mummies. This particular book is most interesting because the mummy is that of a young teenage girl whose preserved body is found in the Andes.

Nothing spectacular about that, except she's found sitting, eyes closed and appears to be sleeping. The book explores what might have happened to her.5/5(4). A first-person account of the discovery of the over year-old Peruvian ice mummy on Mount Ampato and a description of the subsequent retrieval and scientific study.

Access-restricted-item. : The National Geographic Society published () a Read & Explore Kit, including a teacher's guide, to be used in conjunction with Johan Reinhard's book Discovering the Inca Ice Maiden (for ages 10 and up).

Other books for children referring to Inca frozen mummies and. Reinhard also wrote a children’s book about the find, Discovering the Inca Ice Maiden, illustrated with some of his own photographs. When National Geographic brought the Ice Maiden to Washington, D.C., for a special exhibit, thousands of people came to see her.

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