The Curse of King Tut's Tomb

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Capstone Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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In graphic novel format, tells of the mystery surrounding the search for the tomb and treasures of King Tutankhamen, the mummy's curse, and the illnesses of archeologists who have explored Egyptian tombs.

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User Review  - Jadoret - LibraryThing

Summary: A group of men are in search of King Tut's Tomb. When they find it the man that first touches the tombs dies. Later other people that are connected to him die. Rumors go around about the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Naisy - LibraryThing

Students will enjoy this series of graphic history. At the back of the book there are safe internet sites for students to research, further reading about the topic and bibliographical information. Read full review

About the author (2005)

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on U.S. history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection.nbsp; Michael has also worked as an editor at Weekly Reader, the classroom news magazine used in schools across the United States. Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in history. When not writing for kids, he enjoys writing plays, and his works have been staged across the United States. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with his cat, Callie.

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