National Geographic Investigates
Ancient Iraq: Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Iraq's Past
By Beth Gruber
(National Geographic Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780792253822, 64pp.)
Publication Date: March 27, 2007
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Archaeology gives us a window into the wondrous world of ancient Iraq, in the region once known as Mesopotamia, the cradle of civilization. Join scientists as they study the Citadel in northern Iraq; explore the ancient city of Nineveh; and see how ancient treasures help scientists reassemble the mosaic-like puzzle of Iraq's past.
Beth Gruber is a graduate of the New York University School of Journalism. She is an author, editor, and reviewer of books for young readers. She has written an earlier title on Ancient Inca in the National Geographic Investigates series.