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Author Harrison, David L. (David Lee), 1937-

Title Cave detectives : unraveling the mystery of an Ice Age cave / written by David L. Harrison ; illustrated by Ashley Mims ; cave photographs by Edward Biamonte.

Imprint San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 560 H318    ---  Available
Description 47 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Long time ago -- Sealed off from the world -- Uncovering a mystery -- Fire in the hole! -- Detectives on the scene -- Walking into the past -- Startling discovery -- Saving the cave -- Fossil finds -- Looking for a way in or out -- More discoveries, more answers -- Something never seen before -- Ancient mystery is solved -- How long ago? -- Digging deeper into the past -- North America's oldest ice age cave! -- Discoveries continue -- Ongoing search for answers -- More animals of Riverbluff cave -- More fossils of Riverbluff cave -- Glossary.
Summary "Follow along as paleontologist Matt Forir and his team of experts unravel a prehistoric mystery."--back cover.
Subject Caves -- Missouri.
Speleology -- Missouri.
Paleontology -- Pleistocene.
ISBN 0811850064 (hbk.)
9780811850063 (hbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000041617792
NZ1 10529725

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