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The geography of Southwest Asia and North Africa / Miriam Coleman.

Coleman, Miriam, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Explore the world (PowerKids Press)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville Y 956 COL (Text) 34706001712985 Childrens Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville TWEEN j 915.6 COLEMAN (Text) 33946003806887 Tween Books - 1st Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1725322064
  • ISBN: 9781725322066
  • ISBN: 1725322048
  • ISBN: 9781725322042
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Maps and empires -- The Tigris and Euphrates -- The cradle of civilization -- A vast desert -- The Red Sea -- The Arabian Peninsula -- Black gold -- Adapting to a harsh climate -- Where ancient pyamids meet modern high-rises -- At the crossroads of two continents -- A closer look at Tehran -- A land divided -- Parched land, sustainable solutions.
Summary, etc.:
"Southwest Asia and North Africa are known as the Middle East, but also as the cradle of civilization. The geography of the region gave rise to the first civilizations, and people have impacted the land for thousands of years. From the pyramids of Egypt to the Arabian Desert, readers will love learning about the varied landscapes and cityscapes of this exciting region. Full-color photographs and maps help readers visualize complex topics, while fact-filled text provides a comprehensive tour of the physical and human geographic features of Southwest Asia and North Africa."--
Subject: Physical geography > Middle East > Juvenile literature.
Physical geography > Africa, North > Juvenile literature.
Middle East > Juvenile literature.
Africa, North > Juvenile literature.

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Explore the world (PowerKids Press)

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