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Niger / by Barbara A. Somervill.

Somervill, Barbara A., author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 966.26 SOM (Text) 34207002033851 JN Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews KIDS PLACES AFRICA Niger (Text) 73351000050994 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J 966.26.c Somervill, Barbara A. (Text) 78294000263361 J Non-Fiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV 966.26 SOM (Text) 30653006341028 New Juvenile Books In transit -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon J 966.26 SOM (Text) 36825000812170 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library j 966.26 SOMERVI (Text) 71561000135075 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library j 966.26 SOMERVI (Text) 71561000135053 NWPLMChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Roselawn Library j 966.26 SOMERVI (Text) 71561000135054 NWPLRChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown J Enchantment of the World 966.26 SOM (Text) 30034001237752 Juvenile Non-Fiction Sets Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J 966.26 Nig (Text) 31951004111511 Children's Room - New Arrivals Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531218839 (library binding)
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Children's Press, a division of Scholastic, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: School under the sky -- Sand and Sahel -- From Addax to Zebu -- The story of Niger -- Running the country -- Working the land -- Strong ties -- The path of Islam -- Story and song -- Nigerien life -- Timeline -- Fast facts -- To find out more.
Summary, etc.: Bordering seven other countries, Niger is a landlocked nation in the heart of western Africa. Due to economic troubles, frequent civil wars and disruption of the government, and other problems, poverty is a major issue throughout the country. Nevertheless, Niger is a land of rich history and vibrant culture. Readers will find out what life is like for the people of Niger, from what they learn in school and what people do for work to what they like to eat and what kind of art they create.
Target Audience Note: 990 Lexile.
Subject: Niger > Juvenile literature.

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