Asia (True Books - Continents)
As the largest and most populous continent on Earth, Asia is remarkably rich in history and culture, and its varied landscape contains everything from mountains and tundra to deserts and rainforests. Readers will see all that this diverse continent has to offer as they learn about its history, study its wildlife, and meet up with locals to see what life is like for Asia’s people. Features include engaging sidebars that highlight unique animals, landmarks and more; maps to show size, location and topography; glossaries; eye-catching images; charts, diagrams and more.
This series provides an excellent source of information for the different continents and countries. Children will enjoy the quantity of colorful photographs and illustrations while the books give an overview of the history, geography, climate, wildlife, and people of each area. Colorful maps are included and students will not only learn about the geography and natural features of the continents, but about other aspects of them as well. The books really focus on describing the people of each area thoroughly. The series features a colorful, upbeat, and attractive format, with large font and numerous photos from the areas. Includes timelines, index, glossary and statistics. 48 pgs, pb.