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People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia

People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia
 

Meet the people of the world and find out about some of the fascinating cultures that make up our global community. From Spaniards to Samoans, and the Miao to the Miskitu, this fully updated edition of DK's popular Encyclopedia of People will take you on a worldwide tour of conti... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241364420
Barcode 9780241364420
Published 6 August 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
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ISBN-13 9780241364420
ISBN-10 0241364426
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 6 August 2019
International Publication Date 1 August 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Category History
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Sociology, Social Studies
Indigenous Peoples
Anthropology
Social & Cultural Anthropology
Places & Peoples: General Interest
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 222mm
Height: 283mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 1,353g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Geography - Encyclopedias, Juvenile
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 910.3
Catalogue Code 988553

Description of this Book

Meet the people of the world and find out about some of the fascinating cultures that make up our global community. From Spaniards to Samoans, and the Miao to the Miskitu, this fully updated edition of DK's popular Encyclopedia of People will take you on a worldwide tour of continents, peninsulas, and islands to discover what life is like for the billions of people on our planet. Discover how the Yakut people survive in the Arctic temperatures of Siberia, or why tattoos are so important in Maori culture. Learn about the Mbendeje people's hunting sign language that lets them silently creep up on unsuspecting prey. People and Places: a children's encyclopedia allows you to explore different cultures through illuminating photography and bitesize chunks of information. The perfect companion to geography and culture projects for school-aged children, this book is a treasure trove of facts and information about the people that make up our world.

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