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The Usborne book of peoples of the world : internet-linked

Author: Gillian Doherty; Anna Claybourne
Publisher: Tulsa, Okla. : EDC Publishing, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book takes readers on a continent-by-continent journey exploring the cultures, beliefs, homes, jobs, traditions, and everyday lives of the six billion people who inhabit our planet. Details of Web sites to take you further into each subject in an interactive way are included.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gillian Doherty; Anna Claybourne
ISBN: 0794500250 9780794500252
OCLC Number: 48435115
Notes: "First published in 2001 by Usborne Publishing Ltd, Usborne House ... London"--Page 96.
Includes index.
Awards: Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Sciences (2002).
Description: 96 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Contents: World map --
What are people? --
Peoples and culture --
North America: North America --
The U.S.A. --
The far north --
Mexico --
Central America --
The Caribbean --
South America: South America --
In the mountains --
Rainforest peoples --
Combined cultures --
Brazil --
Europe: Europe --
Western Europe --
Eastern Europe --
Northern Europe --
A uniting Europe --
Africa: Africa --
Peoples and power --
Desert lands --
West and central Africa --
Landscapes of the east --
Southern Africa --
African art --
Asia: Asia --
A range of religions --
Russia --
The Middle East --
China --
India and Pakistan --
Southeast Asia --
Australasia and Oceania: Australasia and Oceania --
Australia --
New Zealand --
Papua New Guinea --
Oceania.
Responsibility: Gillian Doherty and Anna Claybourne.

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This book takes readers on a continent-by-continent journey exploring the cultures, beliefs, homes, jobs, traditions, and everyday lives of the six billion people who inhabit our planet. Details of Web sites to take you further into each subject in an interactive way are included.

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