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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Visual geography series (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch 962 ZUE (Text) 78551000345172 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington J962 (Text) 21401000417803 Youth Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0822503670 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), 2 color maps ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. and exp.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications Co., 2003.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The land : the Nile River and Delta, deserts, the Aswan High Dam, climate, flora and fauna, natural resources, Cairo, port cities, secondary cities -- History and government : the Old and Middle Kingdoms, the New Kingdom, Greek and Roman rule, early Arab rulers, Mamluk and Ottoman control, Muhammad Ali Pasha and European intervention, independence, the 1952 revolution, the Suez War, unity and conflict, Anwar el-Sadat and peace with Israel, Hosni Mubarak, moving into the future, government -- The people : ethnic groups, way of life, health, education, langauge -- Cultural life : religion, architecture, literature, television and film, marriage, social life and customs, festivals and food, sports and recreation -- The Economy : agriculture, industry, transportation, trade and tourism, the future.
Summary, etc.:
Discusses the physical features, history, government, people, culture, and economy of Egypt.
Target Audience Note:
1230 Lexile.
Subject: Egypt > Juvenile literature.
Egypt > Pictorial works > Juvenile literature.

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