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The Midwest today.

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, ©2004.
Series: Reading expeditions., Readings about America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Examines the history and culture of the midwestern United States and the diversity of peoples and communities. Describes places of interest and popular pastimes in the region. Explains how to keep safe during a tornado. Identifies various ethnic neighborhoods in Chicago, Illinois. Relates the story of Johnny Appleseed. Explains the importance of automobile manufacturing to the Midwest.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
ISBN: 0792245342 9780792245346
OCLC Number: 60586546
Notes: At head of title: National Geographic.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Overview --
Travel --
Environment --
People --
Culture and diversity --
Folklore --
Pastimes --
Technology and change --
Insider's guide.
Series Title: Reading expeditions., Readings about America.

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Examines the history and culture of the midwestern United States and the diversity of peoples and communities. Describes places of interest and popular pastimes in the region. Explains how to keep safe during a tornado. Identifies various ethnic neighborhoods in Chicago, Illinois. Relates the story of Johnny Appleseed. Explains the importance of automobile manufacturing to the Midwest.

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