Written In Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

Written In Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Walker, Sally M.
ISBN: 
9780822571353

Join author Sally M. Walker as she works alongside scientists investigating colonial-era graves near Jamestown, Virginia: a teenage boy, a ship's captain, an indentured servant, a colonial official and his family, and an enslaved African girl. All are reaching beyond the grave to tell us their stories, which are written in bone.

Description: 

This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s.

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Call Number: 
YP 614.17 W1845w 2009

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