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Author Bjorklund, Ruth, author.
Title Afghanistan / by Ruth Bjorklund.
Pub Info New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2018]
book jacket
 Mashpee-Children's Coll.  J 958.1 BJO     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 958.1 BJO     AVAILABLE
Descript 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm.
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Series Enchantment of the world. Second series
Enchantment of the world. Second series.
Audience 1050L Lexile
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Welcome home -- A rugged land -- Natural riches -- A long march -- Government for the people -- Making a living -- Many voices -- Devotions -- Inspirations -- Home, friends, and family.
Summary "Afghanistan has long been a land of great turmoil. It has seen conflicts between internal factions and wars involving foreign nations. However, it is also a land of great beauty, with a rich culture and a long, fascinating history. Readers will get an up-close look at life in Afghanistan, from what people eat and do for fun to where they live and what kinds of jobs they do. They will also learn about Afghanistan''s history, government, economy, traditions, and more."
Subject Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Instructional and educational works.
ISBN 9780531235874 (library binding)
0531235874 (library binding)