eBook Views of Asia, Australia, and New Zealand, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615355707
  • ISBN-13: 9781615355709
  • DDC: 950
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Updated for 2012 and part of the Britannica Learning Library Series, Views of Asia, Australia, and New Zealand help one earn about the people, traditions, landscapes, and history that make up many of the countries and cities of Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Asia: The Largest Continent.
2: East Asia.
3: China: Asia's Largest Country.
4: The Great Wall: Ancient China's Giant Guardian.
5: Japan: Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plum Rains.
6: Korean Peninsula: An Asian Land Divided.
7: Southeast Asia.
8: Phnom Penh, Cambodia: The City of Lady Penh.
9: Angkor Wat: Cambodia's Treasured Temple.
10: Indonesia: Island Nation of Southeast Asia.
11: Singapore: The Lion City.
12: Bangkok, Thailand: City of Angels.
13: Vietnam: North and South.
14: South Asia.
15: Afghanistan: Mountain Country.
16: Bangladesh: Land of the Bengals.
17: Thimphu, Bhutan: City in the Heart of the Himalayas.
18: India: Land of Temples and Shrines.
19: Taj Mahal: Wonder of the World.
20: Pakistan: A Young Country with an Ancient History.
21: Sri Lanka: Island Nation of Natural Riches.
22: The Middle East and Transcaucasia.
23: Yerevan, Armenia: City of Cafés.
24: Iran: Modern Persia.
25: Baghdad, Iraq: City of Arabian Nights.
26: Israel: The Jewish State.
27: Jerusalem: Holy City.
28: Amman, Jordan: City on Seven Hills.
29: Beirut, Lebanon: The City of Wells.
30: Mecca, Saudi Arabia: Holiest City of Islam.
31: Damascus, Syria: Pearl of the East.
32: Istanbul, Turkey: City on Two Continents.
33: Australia and New Zealand.
34: Australia: Island Continent.
35: Sydney, Australia: A Magnificent Harbor City.
36: New Zealand: Land of the Long White Cloud.
37: Wellington, New Zealand: A Visit to New Zealand's Capital.
Glossary.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Asia: The Largest Contient.
2: East Asia.
3: China: Asia's Largest Country.
4: Japan: Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plum Rains.
5: Korean Peninsula: An Asian Land Divided.
6: Southeast Asia.
7: Phnom Penh, Cambodia: The City of Lady Penh.
8: Indonesia: Island Nation of Southeast Asia.
9: Singapore: The Lion City.
10: Bangkok, Thailand: City of Angels.
11: Vietnam: North and South.
12: South Asia.
13: Afghanistan: Mountain Country.
14: Bangladesh: Land of the Bengals.
15: Thimphu, Bhutan: City in the Heart of the Himalayas.
16: India: Land of Temples and Shrines.
17: Pakistan: A Young Country with an Ancient History.
18: Sri Lanka: Island Nation of Natural Riches.
19: The Middle East and Transcaucasia.
20: Yerevan, Armenia: City of Cafés.
21: Iran: Modern Persia.
22: Baghdad, Iraq: City of Arabian Nights.
23: Israel: The Jewish State.
24: Jerusalem: Holy City.
25: Amman, Jordan: City on Seven Hills.
26: Beirut, Lebanon: The City of Wells.
27: Mecca, Saudi Arabia: Holiest City of Islam.
28: Damascus, Syria: Pearl of the East.
29: Istanbul, Turke: City on Two Continents.
30: Australia and New Zealand.
31: Australia: Island Continent.
32: New Zealand: Land of the Long White Cloud.
Glossary.
Index.