Sierra Leone

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Marshall Cavendish, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
This book provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Sierra Leone. All books of the critically-acclaimed Cultures of the World® 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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Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
HISTORY
21
Original inhabitants Europeans arrive British rule
32
Flections The president The vice president The judicial
39
ECONOMY
45
Agriculture A7tcj Coffee and cocoa PofH and palm
55
Deforestation Soil erosion Wetlands Threats to wildlife
65
RELIGION
85
ARTS
99
LEISURE
109
FESTIVALS
117
FOOD
125
An advertisement for
132
TIME LINE
138
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