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Sudan / Patricia Levy, Zawiah Abdul Latif, and Fiona Young Brown.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 962.4 LEVY (Text) 30403002246072 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j962.4 Levy (Text) 78292000364380 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 962.4 LEVY (Text) 33946003231029 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781502626110
  • ISBN: 150262611X
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: Third Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-142) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Sudan today -- Geography. The life blood of Sudan -- The Middle Nile -- Sudan's deserts -- The mountains of Sudan -- Hot and dry -- Varied wildlife -- Plant life -- Cities -- History. Developing trade routes -- Early civilizations -- Kingdoms -- The spread of Christianity -- The birth of Islam -- The colonial era -- Sudanese independence -- First civil war -- Military coup -- Second civil war -- South Sudan independence -- Unrest in Darfur -- Border conflict with Chad -- Government. A presidential republic -- The office of president -- The national legislature -- The courts -- Sudan's military -- State government -- Human rights -- Economy. Farming -- Animal husbandry -- The woods and rivers -- Getting around Sudan -- Industry -- Minerals -- Power -- Environment. Animal life -- Clean water -- A growing desert -- Lack of rain -- Sudanese. The northern peoples -- The western peoples -- The eastern peoples -- The southern peoples -- Clothing -- Lifestyle. Life in Khartoum -- Nomads -- In the South -- Family life -- Women's roles -- Medicine -- School -- Hunger -- Religion. Islam -- Animist religions -- Traditional healing -- Christianity in modern Sudan -- Language. The primary language -- African languages -- Literacy --- Sudanese media -- Arts. Ancient monuments -- Coptic art and architecture -- Architecture of modern Sudan -- Traditional crafts -- Storytelling -- Traditional music -- Modern music -- Leisure. Relaxation -- Popular sports -- Children at play -- Festivals. Islamic celebrations -- The ceremonies of northern Sudan -- Christmas -- Animist festivals -- Food. Fresh food -- Illegal alcohol -- Daily meals -- The feast -- Dining taboos -- The kitchen -- Map of Sudan -- About the economy -- About the culture -- Timeline -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: Sudan is a country with a varied history. This book delves into the details of the country and explores aspects such as festivals, traditions, government, and its people today.
Subject: Sudan > Juvenile literature.

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