Missing! : mysterious cases of people gone missing through the centuries
|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies|
In this photo-illustrated middle-grade nonfiction book, Brenda Guiberson explores the stories of six individuals who have disappeared mysteriously throughout history.
Jimmy Hoffa, Barbara Follett, Amelia Earhart, D. B. Cooper, two young royal princes--they all disappeared. Throughout history, individuals have gone missing without a trace; some of these disappearances haunt us.
In this companion to Disasters: Natural and Man-Made Catastrophes through the Centuries , Brenda Guiberson explores the stories of seven individuals who have disappeared mysteriously. Thoroughly researched and illustrated with photographs and line drawings, Missing!: Mysterious Cases of People Gone Missing Through the Centuries is exciting middle-grade nonfiction that also discusses the kind and qualities of evidence needed to lay these mysteries to rest.
ContentsMissing! 1975: Jimmy Hoffa and the truckers
Missing! 1971: D.B. Cooper, down, down, down, and gone
Missing! 1939: Barbara Follett, a child author
Missing! 1937: Amelia Earhart, the lost legend
Missing! 1826: William Morgan and a book of secrets
Missing! 1483: Two princes in the Tower of London.
-- Juvenile literature.
Absence and presumption of death -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :2019
x, 230 pages : illustrations, maps, genealogical table ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-225) and index.