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Iraq, the people

Author: April Fast
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., ©2010.
Series: Lands, peoples, and cultures series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Meet the people of Iraq. The Arabs, the Kurds, the Bedouins, and the Armenians in this newly-revised book. Learn about the diversity of their religion, languages, customs, and cuisine. Trace the history of Iraq from ancient times to present through wars, invasions, and political unrest. Take a glimpse into the daily life of the Iraqi people. Know their cities, villages, homes, markets, and schools. Spend a day at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: April Fast
ISBN: 9780778792802 0778792803 9780778796503 0778796507
OCLC Number: 433550707
Notes: "A Bobbie Kalman Book."
Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Living in an ancient land --
The first settlements --
Ruled by invaders --
A country is born --
Iraq under Saddam Hussein --
The people of Iraq --
Country life, city life --
A bite of history --
Off to school --
Nasreen's day.
Series Title: Lands, peoples, and cultures series.
Responsibility: April Fast.

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Meet the people of Iraq. The Arabs, the Kurds, the Bedouins, and the Armenians in this newly-revised book. Learn about the diversity of their religion, languages, customs, and cuisine. Trace the history of Iraq from ancient times to present through wars, invasions, and political unrest. Take a glimpse into the daily life of the Iraqi people. Know their cities, villages, homes, markets, and schools. Spend a day at school with a little Iraqi girl, and also learn to make an Iraqi dessert!

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Very informative book

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-14) Very Good Permalink

This colorful resource gives middle level students a great feel for the country of Iraq and specifically related to it's people. It has chapters on specific topics, loads of pictures and a good index. 

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