Author: Abhay Kumar DubeyPublisher: Pustak MahalYear: 2005Language: EnglishPages: 135ISBN/UPC (if available): 8122305423
Treasures are what the fairy-tales are made of. Perhaps nothing has fired the human imagination so much as the stories and accounts of pursuits of hidden or lost treasures.This book on Great Treasures is the 24th book in World Famous Series in English. For centuries treasure hunting has remained an exciting and unending pursuit of enterprising enthusiasts who often risked their lives to solve the mysteries of hidden treasures.On account of such enterprises today we know about the unearthing of the culture and lifestyles of many bygone civilisations.In this book all topics are based on facts and history and include everything important since the evolution of universe and life. The text is authentic and the language is lucid so that the reader unknowingly gets swayed into a new world of thrill without feeling the strain of reading. Hundreds of rare illustrations and live-action photographs make it more exciting and enriching.
The Science and Teachniques of Treasure-SearchingTutankhamen’s TreasureThe Treasure of Sutton HooColombia’s Golden TreasureThe Great Treasures of Scythian TombsThe Controversial Treasure of AtochaIncan treasure in A Volcano’s WombThe Treasures of Nanking Cargo and Asian SeasThe Treasures of Kashmir’s Dogra KingsThe Treasure of Porto SantoThe Treasure of Priceless DishesPriceless Relics of the Spanish ShipNizam’s TreasureTreasure of Diamonds Pearls and MercuryThe Precious Glass TreasureThe Indian Treasure Hidden in London