Caught this on the radio - "Museum of curiosities" last night.
Did you know that the Sand Mountain in Nevada emits a low C, while dunes in Chile sound an F, and those in Morocco a G#?
You could make a choir!
A journey through science and the imagination
352 pages 50 black and white images, 8pp colour plate section 234x156mm
978-0-19-956318-0 Hardback 13 August 2009
Also available as: Paperback
Can also recommend:-
-not for the squeamish! - medicinal uses of mummies!
You could order parts in the Merck catalogue in 1908. Interesting "alternative" medicine.
Mummies were also used to fuel the boats at the relief of Khartoum - typically British!