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288 Results
A baby's bones —Alexander, Rebecca, 1960- author.

Archaeologist Sage Westfield has been called in to excavate a sixteenth-century well, and expects to find little more than soil and the odd piece of pottery. But the disturbing discovery of the bones of a woman and newbo...

The last Neanderthal —Cameron, Claire, 1973- author.

"40,000 years in the past, the last family of Neanderthals roams the earth. After a crushingly hard winter, their numbers are low, but Girl, the oldest daughter, is just coming of age and her family is determined to trav...

The keepsake a novel —Gerritsen, Tess.
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2008
Availability: 9 of 9

An ancient mummy which is supposed to help a museum's faltering finances turns out, instead, to be a contemporary murder victim, and more such mummies are discovered. Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli and medical ex...

The painted queen —Peters, Elizabeth, 1927-2013, author.

"Egypt, 1912. Amelia Peabody and her dashing archeologist husband, Radcliffe Emerson, are once again in danger as they search for a priceless, stolen bust of legendary Queen Nefertiti and Amelia finds herself the target ...

Birthright —Roberts, Nora.
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2003
Availability: 5 of 7

Overseeing the excavation of an ancient skeleton at a small-town construction site, archaeologist Callie Dunbrook copes with accidents and rumors that the project is cursed, a situation that is complicated by a stranger'...

The cabinet of curiosities —Preston, Douglas J.

A gruesome discovery has been made in Manhattan: a pit containing the bones of murder victims, the work of a serial killer active in the 1880s. When a new string of similar murders begins, FBI agent Pendergast and archae...

The valhalla prophecy —McDermott, Andy.

In a Stockholm museum, thieves steal an enormous Norse runestone, but not before killing a security guard. When Nina Wilde, head of the International Heritage Agency (IHA), and her husband, ex-mercenary Eddie Chase, arri...

The curse of the pharaohs —Peters, Elizabeth, 1927-

The witty, indefatigable Amelia Peabody--now married to the woman-hating archaeologist Radcliffe Emerson--eludes the villains and solves three murders in this adventure set among the archaeological digs in the Valley of ...

The Tomb of Hercules —McDermott, Andy.
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2010
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It's the opportunity of a lifetime-- the chance to prove that a tomb containing the remains of the legendary hero Hercules actually exists. If American archaeologist Nina Wilde can locate it, it will be the most importan...

Women of the dunes —Maine, Sarah, author.

"Libby Snow has always felt the pull of Ullaness, a spur of land on the sea-lashed coast of Western Scotland. Enshrouded in myths and legends, Ullaness was named for Ulla, a Viking maiden whose star-crossed romances and ...

Turning darkness into light —Brennan, Marie, author.

"As the renowned granddaughter of Isabella Camherst (Lady Trent, of the riveting and daring Draconic adventure memoirs) Audrey Camherst has always known she, too, would want to make her scholarly mark upon a chosen field...

For the duke's eyes only —Bell, Lenora, author.

When a priceless relic is stolen from the British Museum, archaeologist India Rochester must team up with Daniel Bonds, the Duke of Ravenwood, the antiquities hunter who broke her heart, to find the artifact and save her...

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