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Author Giles, Bridget, 1970-
Title Countries of the world. Kenya / Bridget Tanguay.
Pub Info Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2006.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 916.76 Tan     DUE 02-04-20
 Osterville-Childrens  J 967.62 GIL     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 25 cm.
Series Countries of the world
Countries of the world (Washington, D.C.)
Audience 980L Lexile
Note Map on lining paper.
Summary "Discover the people and places of Kenya."--From source other than the Library of Congress
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.
Contents Foreword -- Geography -- What's the weather like?: Average temperature & rainfall -- Fast facts -- Physical map -- Special feature: Sacred mountain -- Special feature map: Rifting through Kenya -- Nature -- Wealth of wildlife -- Diverse ecosystems: Species at risk -- Vegetation & ecosystems map -- Special feature map: Masai -- Mara migration -- Special feature: Maneless man-eaters -- Special feature: Wangari maathai -- History -- All human history -- First herders and farmers: Time line -- Historical map -- Special feature map: Fossils and their finders -- Special feature map: Trading -- Network -- Special feature map: Dedans Kimathi -- People & culture -- Many cultures and tongues -- Rural and urban population: Common Swahili phrases -- Population map -- Special feature: Street talk -- Special feature: National -- Holidays and festivals -- Government & economy -- New nation -- Provinces and president: Trading partners -- Political map -- Special feature: Jomo -- Kenyatta -- Special feature: How the government works -- Special feature map: Agriculture -- Glossary -- Special feature: Writing a report -- Bibliography -- Index -- Credits.
Subject Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
Kenya.
ISBN 079227668X
9780792276685
0792276280 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780792276289 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781426305689 (pbk.)
1426305680 (pbk.)
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