Marshall Cavendish, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
This book explores the geography, history, government, economy, people, and culture of Iran. All books of the critically-acclaimed Cultures of the WorldŽ 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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