Category: Geography Cultures

Poland (Modern World Nations) by Zoran Pavlovic, Professor Charles F Gritzner

By Zoran Pavlovic, Professor Charles F Gritzner

For a greater a part of its heritage, Poland's future has usually been prompted, if no longer made up our minds, through activities of its friends. From the west, Germans usually complex eastward; from the east, Russians, and later Soviets, elevated towards the west. This e-book is helping readers detect Poland's tradition, historical past, and political and fiscal events.

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Amazing Arctic & Antarctic Projects You Can Build Yourself by Carmella Van Vleet

By Carmella Van Vleet

The remote lands of the North and South Poles are tested during this revealing consultant, allowing kids to discover the coldest areas in the world from the heat in their houses. From polar exploration and penguins to Inuit cultures and the tundra, basic but thorough motives are supplied for more than a few Arctic and Antarctic issues whereas copious vocabulary notes and enjoyable factoids improve the fabric. greater than dozen interactive initiatives and experiments—ranging from making an Inuit boat, polar endure paw prints, a version of a puppy igloo, dead night rations, and snowshoes—provide young children an opportunity to determine polar rules in motion, with out significant grownup involvement or fancy fabrics.

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Sisters of the Sword 2: Chasing the Secret by Maya Snow

By Maya Snow

A samurai will conquer all hindrances to stand her enemy with honor. and he or she will convey no mercy. Kimi and her sister, Hana, disguised themselves as boys to check at grasp Goku's dojo—and to organize themselves to take revenge at the uncle who murdered their father and older brothers. they've got turn into masters of the sword, and their strive against talents are lethal. yet after grasp Goku's demise, the sisters' destiny is doubtful. while their uncle sees via their conceal, Kimi and Hana flee the dojo, yet no longer all wish is misplaced: observe has come that their mom and more youthful brother are alive and looking ahead to them. Can Kimi, Hana, and their good friend Tatsuya probability the perils that lie forward and defeat their uncle searching for their lacking family members? to take action, the younger warriors needs to stand up to poor battles, treachery, shadowy ninja—and their very own worry, on a trip which may make them their household . . . and to the main harmful collection of Kimi's existence.

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Feivel's Flying Horses by Heidi Smith Hyde

By Heidi Smith Hyde

A loving father carves carousel horses that resemble contributors of his relatives as he saves funds to deliver them from Europe to the United States. This booklet is a piece of historic fiction in accordance with the tales of Jewish woodcarvers who got here from the outdated state and grew to become their skills to carving carousel horses on Coney Island.

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Kid's Guide to Boston by Eileen Ogintz

By Eileen Ogintz

Before you propose your family's subsequent expedition, get a few aid from a shuttle professional...and your children! The child's advisor sequence shall we the youngsters support plan your journey and courses you as you discover your vacation spot. inside of you will find kid-tested pointers on the place to move, the place to consume, what to determine, and the place to get the simplest souvenirs. alongside the best way, your children should be engaged by way of analyzing and sharing enjoyable acts and funky shuttle information. outstanding video games and quizzes continue the family members entertained! enjoyable for either traveling and native little ones!

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Physik by Taissija I. Trofimowa (auth.)

By Taissija I. Trofimowa (auth.)

Mit der "Physik" von Taissija Trofimowa liegt eine kompakte und dabei abgerundete Darstellung der modernen Physik vor, wie sie alle Studenten mit technischer Fachrichtung und Naturwissenschaftler an Fachhochschulen und Universitäten intestine zur Vorlesungsbegleitung und zum Selbststudium gebrauchen können. Von der russischen Originalausgabe wurden seit 1985 schon über 200.000 Exemplare verkauft. Neben den in den meisten Lehrbüchern zu findenden Gebieten werden auch neuere Ergebnisse der Physik eingeführt. Zahlreiche Verständnisfragen und Übungsaufgaben mit ausführlichen Lösungen helfen mit, das Gelernte auch aktiv anzuwenden.

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