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Cultures of the World: Paraguay, 3rd Edition

  • Naomi E. Jones
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502647397
  • ISBN-13: 9781502647399
  • DDC: 989.2
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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About

Overview

Paraguay is a landlocked country in the heart of South America. Its history has been marked by war, dictatorship, and poverty. However, it is also unique in its culture and varied landscape. It is one of the only countries in the world to have an indigenous language as one of its official languages. This book explores the country in detail, from its geological landscape to its wildlife, history, lifestyles, and traditions. It offers a complete view of the nation today, encouraging young readers to explore new cultures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Paraguay Today.
1: Geography.
2: History.
3: Government.
4: Economy.
5: Environment.
6: Paraguayans.
7: Lifestyle.
8: Religion.
9: Language.
10: Arts.
11: Leisure.
12: Festivals.
13: Food.
Map of Paraguay.
About the Economy.
About the Culture.
Timeline.
Glossary.
For Further Information.
Bibliography.
Index.