Egypt

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ABDO, Aug 1, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
An examination of modern Egypt, an ancient land now struggling to modernize and democratize its society.
 

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Contents

A Visit to Egypt
7
Political Boundaries of Egypt
11
Snapshot
17
Geography Land of the Nile
19
Geography of Egypt
22
Climate of Egypt
26
Animals and Nature Ancient Symbols
31
History Where Civilization Began
45
Economics Limited Opportunities
107
Resources of Egypt
116
Egypt Today
119
Timeline
128
Facts at Your Fingertips
130
Glossary
134
Additional Resources
136
Source Notes
138

People Modern Egyptians
69
Population Desity of Egypt
71
Culture Collision of Old and New
81
Politics A Country in Transition
95
Index
142
Photo Credits
144
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