Mammoth: Witness to Change Bibliography



Iowa Natural History

Wayne I. Anderson. Iowa’s Geological Past: Three Billion Years of Change. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press, 1998.

Tom Cooper, Exec. Ed. Iowa’s Natural Heritage. Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation and Iowa Academy of Science. Ames: Iowa State Univ. Press, 1983

Cornelia F. Mutel. Fragile Giants: A Natural History of the Loess Hills. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press, 1989.

Jean Prior. Landforms of Iowa. Geological Survey Bureau, Iowa Dept. of Natural Resources. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press, 1991.

Jack Clayton Troeger. From Rift to Drift: Iowa’s Story in Stone. Ames: Iowa State Univ. Press, 1983.


Natural History – Adult/H.S.

Miles Baron, Ian Gray, Adam White, Nigel Bean, Stephen Dunleavy. Prehistoric America: A Journey Through the Ice Age and Beyond. Yale Univ. Press, 2003

Claudine Cohen. The Fate of the Mammoth. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2002

G. Haynes. Mammoths, Mastodons and Elephants: Biology, Behavior and the Fossil Record. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1991

Ian Lange. Ice Age Mammals of North America. Mountain Press Pub., 2002

Adrian Lister and Paul Bahn. Mammoths. New York: Macmillan USA, 1994.

Richard Stone. Mammoth: The Resurrection of an Ice Age Giant. Cambridge: Perseus Pub., 2001

A.J. Sutcliffe. On the Track of Ice Age Mammals. London: British Museum of Natural History, 1985.


Archaeology/History – Adult

Lynn M. Alex. Iowa’s Archaeological Past. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press, 2000.

Fern Brown. American Indian Science: A New Look at Old Cultures. 21st Century Books/Henry Hold & Co., 1997.

George C. Frison. Prehistoric Hunters of the High Plains. San Diego: Academic Press, 1991.

Jayne Clark Jones. The American Indian in America, Vol. 1. Minneapolis: Lerner Pub. Co., 1973

Betsy and Giulio Maestro. The Discovery of the Americas: From Pre-history through the Age of Columbus. New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, 1991

Shirley J. Schermer. Discovering Archaeology: An Activity Guide for Educators. Office of the State Archaeologist, Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa, 1992.


Natural History/Archaeology/History – Juvenile

Dr. Larry D. Agenbroad and Lisa Nelson. Mammoths: Ice Age Giants. Minneapolis: Lerner Pub., 2002

Aliki. Wild & Woolly Mammoths. New York: Harper Collins Pub., 1996.

Aliki. Fossils Tell of Long Ago. New York: Harper Collins, 1990.

Caroline Arnold. When Mammoths Walked the Earth. New York: Clarion Books, 2002.

Windsor Chorlton. Wooly Mammoth: Life, Death and Rediscovery. New York: Scholastic Inc., 2001.

Katie Duke. Archaeologists Dig For Clues. New York: Harper Collins, 1997.

James Cross Giblin. The Mystery of the Mammoth Bones and How It Was Solved. New York: Harper Collins, 1999.

Ian Lange. Ice Age Mammals of North America. Mountain Press Pub., 2002

Elizabeth Levy. Who Are You Calling a Woolly Mammoth? New York: Scholastic Inc., 2000.

Karen Liptak. North American Indian Survival Skills. New York: Franklin Watts, 1990.

Patrick O’Brien. Mammoth. New York: Henry Holt & Co., 2002.

Judy Press. The Kid’s Natural History Book: Making Dinos, Fossils, Mammoths & More. Williamson Pub, 2000.



Prehistoric Fiction – Juvenile

Jan Brett. The First Dog. New York: Voyager Books, 1988.

William J. Brooke. A is For AARGH. New York: Harper Collins Juvenile Books, 2000.

Patricia Nikolina Clark. In the Shadow of the Mammoth. Blue Marling Pub., 2003.

Roy Gerrard. Mik’s Mammoth. Sunburst Pub., 1992

Rafe Martin. Will’s Mammoth. New York: George Putnam’s Sons, 1989.

Margaret Zehmer Searcy. Eye the Hunter – A Story of Ice-Age America. Gretna: Pelican Publishing Co., 1995.


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