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Malawi in pictures

Author: Sarah De Capua
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Twenty-First Century Books, ©2009.
Series: Visual geography series., Second series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : New, completely rev. and redesigned 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Presents a photographic introduction to the land, history, government, economy, people, and culture of the African country of Malawi.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Pictorial works
Juvenile literature
Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah De Capua
ISBN: 9780822585756 0822585758
OCLC Number: 180989476
Notes: "Web enhanced @ www.vgsbooks.com"--Cover.
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Land: Topography --
Shire Valley --
Plateaus --
Mountains --
Natural resources --
Rivers and lakes --
Climate --
Flora and fauna --
Environmental concerns --
Cities --
History and government: Maravi --
Ngoni --
Slave trade and missionaries --
Effects of the missions --
Scramble for Africa --
Nyasaland Districts Protectorate --
Early resistance to British rule --
African associations --
Central African Federation --
NAC --
Hastings Kamuzu Banda --
Independence --
Life after Banda --
After Banda --
Government --
People: Ethnic groups --
Languages --
Migratory workers --
Housing --
Health --
Education --
Clothing --
Cultural life: Literature --
Art --
Music and dance --
Religion --
Holidays --
Sports and recreation --
Food --
Economy: Services --
Agriculture --
Industry --
Mining and manufacturing --
Transportation --
Energy --
Communications and media --
Future --
For more information: Timeline --
Fast facts --
Currency --
Flag --
National anthem --
Famous people --
Sights to see --
Glossary --
Selected bibliography --
Further reading and websites --
Index. The land --
History and government --
The people --
Cultural life --
The economy.
Series Title: Visual geography series., Second series.
Responsibility: Sarah DeCapua.
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Presents a photographic introduction to the land, history, government, economy, people, and culture of the African country of Malawi.

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