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Bjorklund, Ruth

Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Japan"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 952 BJO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Blashfield, Jean F.

Summary: Despite its small size, Panama has played a big role in history. Located at the junction of Central America and South America, its famous canal offers the fastest passage between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Readers will learn how Panama was first settled, how it came to be the site of one of the world's most important canals, and what life is like there today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 972.87 BLA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 972.87 BLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Blauer, Ettagale

Summary: Describes the geography, wildlife, history, government, economy, religion, and culture of Portugal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 946.9 BLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Blauer, Ettagale.

Summary: Located along the northwestern edge of Africa, Morocco’s proximity to both Europe and the Middle East has led it to develop a unique culture throughout its history. Readers will explore the nation’s entire history, from its earliest settlement to its time as a site of European colonization to its current status as the only monarchy in North Africa. They will also get a close look at the diverse...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 964 BLA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 964 BLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Foster, Leila Merrell.

Summary: An introduction to this small, strategically important Himalayan kingdom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1989

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Heinrichs, Ann.

Summary: Explores the geography, history, arts, religions, and everyday life of the Land Down Under, also called the Lucky Country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 994 Heinr

Heinrichs, Ann.

Summary: Explores Egypt and its geography, wildlife, history, government, economy, religions, culture, food, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 962 HEI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 962 HEI

Kras, Sara Louise.

Contents: The gem of Africa -- From desert to delta -- Magnificent life -- Becoming Botswana -- A democratic success -- A bright future -- Living together -- Spiritual life -- Arts and sports -- Life in Botswana -- Timeline -- Fast facts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 968.83 KRA

Lane, Martha S. B.

Summary: Introduces the geography, history, government, lifestyles, and industries of Malawi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1990

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Lauré, Jason.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Lieberg, Carolyn S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil

Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Norway"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Press Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Poland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 943.8 MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 943.8 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Morrison, Marion.

Summary: An overview of the history, geography, economy, government, people, and culture of Guatemala.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 972.81 MOR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Nardo, Don

Summary: Explores India and its geography, biodiversity, government, economy, culture, family life, religions, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 954 NAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 954 NAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 954 NAR

Rogers Seavey, Lura

Summary: Famously remaining neutral in world affairs, Switzerland has become known as a place of peace and prosperity. Readers will explore this European nation's fascinating history and find out how it came to occupy such a unique position in the world. They will learn how the country is governed and what makes its economy so strong. They will also explore its beautiful cities and mountainous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, a division of Scholastic 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 949.4 ROG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Rogers Seavey, Lura.

Summary: One of the world’s oldest countries, the African nation of Ethiopia has existed for thousands of years. Though it has often been beset with drought, famine, and other struggles, it is a proud country with a unique and thriving culture. Readers will trace Ethiopia’s history from its earliest days to the present. Along the way, they will find out what life is like in Ethiopia, what kinds of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 963 ROG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Willis, Terri.

Summary: Discusses the geography and climate, history, wildlife, economy, government, people, religion, and culture of the Congo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Willis, Terri.

Summary: Examines the geography, history, and government of Vietnam, while highlighting its achievements in art, medicine and industry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.7 WIL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.7 WIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Wright, David K.

Summary: An introduction to Burma, site of beautiful and historic religious temples and land of constant fighting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1991

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Yomtov, Nelson

Summary: Discusses the geography, culture, history, religion, economy, and community life of Costa Rica.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 972.86 YOM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Yomtov, Nelson

Summary: A chain of islands spanning one eighth of the planet's total circumference, Indonesia is the largest and most populous country of southeast Asia. Readers will explore this country's fascinating history, from its prehistoric settlement to its colonization and eventual independence. They will also get an up-close look at life in modern-day Indonesia, from where people live to what they eat and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.8 YOM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.8 YOM

Bjorklund, Ruth

Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Ivory Coast."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 966.68 BJO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Bjorklund, Ruth.

Summary: A small nation located along West Africa’s Atlantic coast, Liberia was established in the 1820s as a colony for former slaves and other free blacks living in the United States. Readers will discover how this came to be, how the colony became an independent nation, and how it changed over time. They will also explore the country’s beautiful geography, sample some of its diverse native wildlife,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 966.8 BJO

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 966.8 BJO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC