Illustrated Atlas

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World Book, Incorporated, Jun 1, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 288 pages
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Presents a brief history and key facts about each country, including its size, geographical features, wildlife, and how its people live, work, and play.

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Contents

Globes and maps
10
Our world
12
The continents
14
Bumps and dips
16
Our watery world
18
Ocean bumps and dips
20
Hot places cold places
22
Wet places dry places
24
Growing and making
146
People and how they live
148
The cities
150
Along the Great Wall
152
Welcome to Japan
154
The country and the land
156
Plants and animals
158
Growing and making
160

Plants of the world
26
Animals of the world
28
People of the world
30
Your country my country
32
Using our land
34
Treasures from the earth
36
Taking care of our world
38
Ill see you soon
40
Enjoy this book
42
Welcome to Western Europe
44
The countries
46
Looking at the land
48
Plants and animals
50
Growing and making
52
People and how they live
54
The cities
56
Through Europe by truck
58
Welcome to Northern Europe
60
The countries
62
Looking at the land
64
Plants and animals
66
Growing and making
68
People and how they live
70
The cities
72
Welcome to Eastern Europe
74
The countries
76
Looking at the land
78
Plants and animals
80
Growing and making
82
People and how they live
84
The cities
86
Welcome to Russia and her neighbors
88
The countries
90
Looking at the land
92
The plants
94
The animals
96
Growing and making
98
People and how they live
100
The cities
102
On the TransSiberian Express
104
Welcome to Southwest Asia
106
The countries
108
Looking at the land
110
Plants and animals
112
Growing and making
114
People and cities
116
Welcome to the Indian subcontinent
118
The countries
120
Looking at the land
122
The plants
124
The animals
126
Growing and making
128
People and how they live
130
The cities
132
In the foothills of the Himalaya
134
Welcome to China and Eastern Asia
136
The countries
138
Looking at the land
140
The plants
142
The animals
144
People and cities
162
Welcome to Southeast Asia
164
The countries
166
Looking at the land
168
The plants
170
The animals
172
Growing and making
174
People and how they live
176
The cities
178
In the Ring of Fire
180
Welcome to Africa
182
The countries
184
Looking at the land
186
The plants
188
The animals
190
Growing and making
192
People and how they live
194
The cities
196
Down the Great Rift Valley
198
Welcome to Australia New Zealand and the Pacific Islands
200
The countries
202
Looking at the land
204
The plants
206
The animals
208
Growing and making
210
People and how they live
212
The cities
214
Along the Great Barrier Reef
216
Welcome to North America
218
The countries
220
Looking at the land
222
The plants
224
The animals
226
Growing and making
228
People and how they live
230
The cities
232
Across North America by
234
Welcome to Central America and the Caribbean Islands
236
The countries
238
Looking at the land
240
Plants and animals
242
Growing and making
244
People and cities
246
Welcome to South America
248
The countries
250
Looking at the land
252
The plants
254
The animals
256
Growing and making
258
People and how they live
260
The cities
262
Journey up the Amazon
264
Welcome to the cold lands
266
Life in the Arctic
268
Life in the Antarctic
270
Looking at the land
272
Glossary
274
Index
277
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