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Author Hand, Carol, 1945-
Title Colombia / by Carol Hand.
Pub Info Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing Company, [2013]
book jacket
 Centerville Children's  J 986.1 HAN     AVAILABLE
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 910 Cou     AVAILABLE
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Descript 144 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 x 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Countries of the world
Countries of the world (Edina, Minn.)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-141) and index.
Contents A visit to Columbia -- Geography: a land of contrasts -- Animals and nature: rich diversity -- History: cycles of violence -- People: an exotic blend -- Culture: a love of celebrations -- Politics: from fear to hope -- Economics: a state of recovery -- Columbia today -- Timeline -- Facts at your fingertips -- Glossary.
Summary Provides information about Colombia, with emphasis on its geography, culture, history, economy, and government.
Audience 1130 Lexile.
Subject Colombia -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.
Colombia -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Colombia -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Colombia -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Colombia -- Politics and government -- Juvenile literature.
Colombia -- Economic conditions -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781617836282