The Story Behind Gold by Elizabeth Raum
  

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The Story Behind Gold by Elizabeth Raum

How much does a gold bar weigh? Why is gold used in computers? Who was Atalhualpa and why was he murdered? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you'll wish you didn't, about a huge range of topics!

About the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: 8+ years

Author

Elizabeth Raum
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Publisher


www.raintreepublishers.co.u...

Publication date

15th April 2010

ISBN

9780431115009


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