Dagestan

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Marshall Cavendish, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
This book is an exploration of the geography, history, government, economy, people, and culture of the former Soviet republic of Dagestan. All books of the critically-acclaimed Cultures of the World® series ensure an immersive experience by offering vibrant photographs with descriptive nonfiction narratives, and interactive activities such as creating an authentic traditional dish from an easy-to-follow recipe. Copious maps and detailed timelines present the past and present of the country, while exploration of the art and architecture help your readers to understand why diversity is the spice of Life.
 

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Contents

LANGUAGE
89
ARTS
95
LEISURE
110
FOOD
123
MAP OF DAGESTAN
133
GLOSSARY
140
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About the author (2006)

OKSANA BURANBAEVA is co-author of the book Cultures of the World: Dagestan and has worked for international organizations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. She is a graduate of Columbia University's Harriman Institute, a leading center for the advancement of knowledge in the field of Russian and Eurasian studies.

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