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By Nick Hunter

ISBN-10: 1410949508

ISBN-13: 9781410949509

ISBN-10: 1410949575

ISBN-13: 9781410949578

'Ancient Treasures' examines the search for historic treasure troves and hoards, whether or not they comprise gold and jewels, or very important artifacts that provide us a window directly to the previous. a part of the Treasure Hunters sequence, 'Ancient Treasures' bargains a crosscurricular mixture of technological know-how & expertise and heritage, with a enjoyable, dramatic technique. Treasures lined within the e-book contain the Roman Hoxne Hoard, the Anglo-Saxon Staffordshire Hoard, the extreme discoveries of the Rosetta Stone and useless Sea Scrolls, and the South American treasures of Lake Guatavita. The booklet additionally appears on the reasons for those searches, and the significance of liable archaeology: have been the treasure hunters pushed via own greed or glory, or did they embark on their quest with a ancient curiosity and a wish to shield the misplaced treasures?

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