Exploring America's Regions: Exploring the West, 1st Edition

  • Anita Yasuda
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532151713
  • ISBN-13: 9781532151712
  • DDC: 917.804
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released April 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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The West, the largest region in the United States, encompasses varied landscapes. It stretches across arid deserts, the Alaskan tundra, and the tropical Hawaiian islands. Exploring the West looks at this region’s defining features, including its geography, history, biology, industries, and diverse cultures. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Across the Great West.
2: History and Settlement.
3: Famous Landmarks.
4: Plants and Animals.
5: Work in the West.
6: Peoples and Cultures.
7: Fast Facts.
8: Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.