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The Resource Faces from the past : forgotten people of North America, by James M. Deem

Faces from the past : forgotten people of North America, by James M. Deem

Label
Faces from the past : forgotten people of North America
Title
Faces from the past
Title remainder
forgotten people of North America
Statement of responsibility
by James M. Deem
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Combining sensitivity and solid scientific style, Deem reveals the history of the science of facial reconstruction, as well as the forgotten lives and the faces of the dead, to contemporary generations so that at last their stories can be told
Award
School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160524
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deem, James M
Dewey number
599.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1190L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GN69.8
LC item number
.D44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Reading level
9.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Radiocarbon dating
  • Facial reconstruction (Anthropology)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
forgotten people of North America
Label
Faces from the past : forgotten people of North America, by James M. Deem
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The man from Spirit Cave -- Making faces from the past -- Forgotten people of North America -- Amoroleck's ancestors (circa 1000-1400) -- A stranded sailor from France (1686) -- Pearl from Colonial New York (1742) -- The forgotten burying ground at Schuyler Flatts (circa 1750-1790) -- A Mexican soldier from San Jacinto (1836) -- The people of the almshouse cemetery (1826-1926) -- Thomas Smith, buffalo soldier (1865) -- Six Chinese miners from Wyoming (circa 1881) -- Afterword
Control code
902192
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
154 pages
Isbn
9780547370248
Lccn
2012006819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547370248
  • (OCoLC)772099751
Label
Faces from the past : forgotten people of North America, by James M. Deem
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The man from Spirit Cave -- Making faces from the past -- Forgotten people of North America -- Amoroleck's ancestors (circa 1000-1400) -- A stranded sailor from France (1686) -- Pearl from Colonial New York (1742) -- The forgotten burying ground at Schuyler Flatts (circa 1750-1790) -- A Mexican soldier from San Jacinto (1836) -- The people of the almshouse cemetery (1826-1926) -- Thomas Smith, buffalo soldier (1865) -- Six Chinese miners from Wyoming (circa 1881) -- Afterword
Control code
902192
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
154 pages
Isbn
9780547370248
Lccn
2012006819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547370248
  • (OCoLC)772099751

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