Written in Bone

Written in Bone Cover

Written in Bone

Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

By Sally M. Walker

Carolrhoda Books, Library Binding, 9780822571353, 144pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2009

Description
Join author Sally M. Walker as she works alongside scientists investigating colonial-era graves near Jamestown, Virginia: a teenage boy, a ship's captain, an indentured servant, a colonial official and his family, and an enslaved African girl. All are reaching beyond the grave to tell us their stories, which are written in bone.

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