Cultures of the World (Third Edition, Group 27)?
Cultures of the World (Third Edition)?
Reading Level: 5
Interest Level: 5-8
Readers travel the world from Bermuda to Greenland through these informative, engaging guides to world cultures. Along the way, they also discover the people of Oman, the geography of Andorra, the history of Mauritania, and the cuisine of Brunei. Fascinating facts about the arts, languages, and cultures of each featured country are paired with beautiful full-color photographs to give readers a complete picture of global diversity. In addition, essential, up-to-date facts about economics, politics, and ethnic groups help readers gain a strong understanding of the connection between the past and current events.
Each Book Contains:
•The most recent information available on each featured location to help readers stay informed about the world around them
•Sidebars that provide additional information and highlight essential people, places, and events
•Easy-to-follow recipes that introduce readers to the value of learning about other cultures in the kitchen
•Objective, thoroughly-researched text allows readers to develop informed opinions about current events around the world
•A detailed bibliography, list of relevant internet links, and resources for further information foster fact-checking skills and encourage further research
•A variety of maps help readers practicing obtaining information about geography, culture, and economics from visual sources