Czech Republic

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Gareth Stevens Pub., 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
From familiar neighbors to distant parts of the globe, this engaging series offers readers a close-up look at countries around the world. Vivid color photographs enhance up-to-date information on each country's geography, history, system of government, lifestyle, language, art, food, and more. An intriguing section of special features provides a window into each country's unique customs as well as its current issues. Each volume details its country's current and historical relations with the United States and Canada, emphasizing the rich sharing of cultures that helps define today's global society. Also included in each volume is a black and white classroom map, easy to photocopy for classroom activities. Once part of communist Czechoslovakia, the Czech Republic has endured years of foreign occupation and cultural oppression. This book investigates the age-old traditions behind one of the world's youngest countries and celebrates the spirit of freedom that inspires its people.

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Contents

Contents AN OVERVIEW OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC
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Geography
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History
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Copyright

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