Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: Britannica Educational Publishing
For millennia, tales of lost civilizations have captivated humanity, and foremost among them is the legend of Atlantis. In this guide to Atlantis and other lost lands, readers will learn to sort through fact and fiction, learning about the historical origins of lost-city legends, the lessons they teach us, archaeological
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-01 - Publisher: Raintree
This title examines the search for lost cities and the important artifacts within them that can offer us an extraordinary window on to the past. The book offers a cross-curricular mix of science, technology, and history, with a fun, dramatic approach.
"This is a comprehensive reference to the world of unexplained sites, symbols, cities and landscapes. An extensive guide, the book details 40 places and their particular mysteries. A six-page gazetteer at the end of the book includes a further 54 places of mystery throughout the world. Scattered over the planet