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Children's Press, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
A highly visual introduction to world geography. Packed with photos, original maps, and browser-friendly sidebars; timelines compare each country's history to world history. "Fast Facts" appendix highlights key information from the text, "To Find Out More" listings encourage independent research

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This book is part of a series of books on various world countries designed to give overviews of countries to younger readers. This particular volume is very heavy on the history of the country and ... Read full review


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Gr 5-10-An accessible, well-illustrated overview of this country's geography, history, economy, government, and culture. Chapters on daily life, sports, and the arts are particularly appealing because ... Read full review

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