by Joanne Mattern

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Do you like to collect things? Some people collect art. Others collect objects from history. Some people collect cars or toys. You can collect just about anything! There are almost as many museums as there are things to collect. Take a trip back in time and learn more about the history of these amazing places.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781583401491
Publisher: Black Rabbit Books
Publication date: 08/01/2002
Series: Structures Series Series
Pages: 23
Product dimensions: 7.98(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.29(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Former editor Joanne Mattern has written over 350 children's books, many of which focus on animals and nature. Joanne lives in New York state with her human family and several animals.

Table of Contents

Amazing Collections 4

Ancient Collectors 6

Royal Collections 10

The First Museums 12

America's First Museums 16

Something for Everyone 20

Please Touch! 24

Behind the Scenes 26

Museums Forever! 28

Glossary 30

For More Information 31

Index/About the Author 32

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