Explore diverse landscapes, travel back in time, and discover unique populations, all without leaving your chair! Start your international tour in Iran, land of the Elburz and Zagros Mountains, the Asiatic cheetah, Islamic tradition, and so much more. This colorful, informative book introduces Iran's history, geography, culture, climate, government, economy, and other significant features. Sidebars, maps, fact pages, a glossary, a timeline, historic images and full-color photos, and well-placed graphs and charts enhance this engaging title. Countries of the World is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
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A Visit to Iran
Political Boundaries of Iran
Geography Shaped B y Mountains
Geography of Iran
Climate of Iran
Animals and Nature Wild Lands Under Threat
History The Empires of Persia
Politics The Islamic Republic
Resources of Iran
Facts at Your Fingertips
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