With assignments based on geography or a students ethnic and cultural background as staples in many middle schools today, U ·X ·L presents a new resource devoted to physical geography. Designed specifically for students in grades 5-12, this 5-vol. Set includes information on physical properties and characteristics of nearly 200 countries. Included are approximately 200 alphabetically arranged entries; 200 maps; 450 black-and-white photographs, illustrations, graphs and tables; Words to Know section; world rankings; and a general index.
…”impressive and comprehensive. The encyclopedia is specifically designed for students in grades 5-12, although anyone having an interest in a country’s physical geography can use it…nicely organized…a valuable reference tool for any student.”
- Author(s): Karen Ellicott, Susan B. Gall
- Number of pages: 832 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0787662658
- ISBN-13 : 978-0787662653
- Publisher: U-X-L; 1st edition (August 22, 2003)
- Language: : English