by Barbara A. Somervill

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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It's geography for a new generation, an invaluable resource for facts and figures, and a fascinating, highly visual introduction to the world's countries. Look for full-color photos, original maps, interactive, browser-friendly sidebars, handy "fast facts," and an authoritative "to find out more" section, including Internet resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531220184
Publisher: Children's Press(CT)
Publication date: 02/01/2014
Series: Enchantment of the World Series
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile: 1050L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Home Run! 8

Chapter 2 Many Mountains 14

Chapter 3 From Monkeys to Magpies 28

Chapter 4 A Rich History 42

Chapter 5 Governing Taiwan 58

Chapter 6 A Global Economy 68

Chapter 7 In the City 80

Chapter 8 Religion and Respect 92

Chapter 9 Music, Movies, and Martial Arts 102

Chapter 10 All in the Family 114

Timeline 128

Fast Facts 130

To Find Out More 134

Index 136

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