Category: Geography Cultures

Kimchi & Calamari by Rose Kent

By Rose Kent

Kimchi and calamari. It seems like a unusual meals fusion of Korean and Italian delicacies, and it is precisely how Joseph Calderaro feels approximately himself. Why would not an followed Korean drummer—comic publication junkie believe like a combination platter given: (1) his face within the replicate (2) his proud Italian relations. And now Joseph has to put in writing an essay approximately his ancestors for social experiences. All he is familiar with is that his start relations shipped his diapered butt on a aircraft to america. finish of tale. yet what he writes results in a disaster messier than a desk of shattered dishes—and self-discovery that Joseph by no means can have imagined.

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The Iroquois by Barbara Graymont

By Barbara Graymont

An agricultural and matrilineal (the girls owned all estate and decided kinship) society, the Iroquois Confederacy used to be made of six nations--Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca, and Tuscarora. The time of issues -- the nice peace -- The prolonged resort thrives -- Iroquois and Europeans -- the growth of Iroquois energy -- battle and international relations -- Decline and revival -- the fashionable Iroquois -- The Iroquois at the present time and day after today

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Thailand by Douglas A. Phillips, Charles F. Gritzner

By Douglas A. Phillips, Charles F. Gritzner

Книга Thailand ThailandКниги География Автор: Douglas A. Phillips Год издания: 2007 Формат: pdf Издат.:Chelsea residence courses Страниц: a hundred and fifty Размер: 3,4 ISBN: 079109250X Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Thailand (Modern international countries)

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Barack Obama (DK Biography) by Stephen Krensky

By Stephen Krensky

Loaded with archival pictures and striking evidence, the DK Biography sequence introduces younger readers to a few of history's finest and influential characters. From his formative years in Hawaii and Indonesia, to his paintings as a neighborhood organizer in Chicago, to his first months within the Oval workplace, DK Biography: Barack Obama tells the tale of the forty fourth president of the USA.

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Santa Claus in Baghdad: Stories About Teens in the Arab by Elsa Marston

By Elsa Marston

What's it wish to be a youngster within the Arab international this day? This vigorous number of 8 brief tales approximately Arab little ones dwelling in Iraq, Tunisia, Egypt, the West financial institution, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and a Palestinian refugee camp engagingly depicts younger people's stories turning out to be up within the center East. The characters, drawn from city and rural settings and from diverse sessions to boot as a mixture of nations, confront events concerning associates, family members, lecturers, and society at huge. in addition to a few in particular center jap concerns, akin to strife in Iraq, the hardships of existence in a Palestinian refugee camp, and honor crimes, the children take care of extra widespread matters reminiscent of loyalty to buddies, overcoming own insecurities, goals of a destiny profession, and dealing with divorcing mom and dad. Coming of age in a classy global, they meet existence with braveness, selection, and, no longer least of all, humor. With accompanying notes that offer contextual details, Santa Claus in Baghdad brings a clean standpoint to adolescence literature concerning the Arab international.

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Welcome to China (DK Readers Level 3) by Caryn Jenner

By Caryn Jenner

Pictures mix with energetic illustrations and fascinating, age-appropriate tales in DK Readers, a multilevel studying software bound to trap kid's curiosity whereas constructing their studying talents and normal wisdom. Welcome to China takes readers on a whirlwind journey of the world's greatest kingdom, looking at its humans, its panorama, its tradition, and the way all of those are altering with the days.

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