Category: Geography Cultures

Japanese Vocabulary - English/Japanese Flashcards - Clothing by Flashcard eBooks

By Flashcard eBooks

A range of jap flashcards that includes a range of western garments items.

An very good manner for kids and grown-ups to extend their jap vocabulary.

The crisp and colourful illustrations are designed to show good on either complete colour and black and white screens.

Each eastern note has a simplified romaji pronunciation advisor beneath to aid English audio system pronounce the phrases properly.

A excellent booklet for jap language scholars of every age.

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C Is for Chicago by Maria Kernahan

By Maria Kernahan

A is for the artwork Institute the place the lions stand proud. They protect the valuable artwork inside of and welcome the group. B is for Chicago Blues, the sound heard in the street. Jam with a harmonica and retain time together with your ft. C is for Chicago, moment urban and 3rd Coast. From the lakefront to the skyscrapers it is a urban with the main. And so the tale is going. C Is for Chicago is a kid's publication that explores the historical past and iconic areas of Chicago with shrewdpermanent, whimsical rhymes that motivate the reader to find the Windy urban. it truly is made for the early-reader set, however the rhymes and illustrations could have all generations of Chicagoans and viewers to town smiling.

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Culture and Customs of Australia (Culture and Customs of by Laurie Clancy

By Laurie Clancy

Scholars and different readers ultimately have an excellent source that describes the breadth of the evolving smooth Australian society. tradition and Customs of Australia is the 1st normal creation to the rugged continent, written by way of an Australian novelist with specific perception. Clancy makes a speciality of the Anglo-Irish and more moderen immigrants, however the Aboriginal context can be presented.Americans' as a rule superficial familiarity with the Australian continent stems typically from contemporary motion pictures. specific photos stand out: the Outback, sheep shearing, browsing, the Sydney Opera apartment, Aborigines, and the Walkabout. but Europeans arrived within the past due 18th century, by way of convict transports from England that all started the colonization. this present day, Australia continues to be a land of immigrants, and its ethnically assorted inhabitants has elevated dramatically seeing that international battle II. scholars and different readers eventually have a superb source that describes the breadth of the evolving sleek Australian society. tradition and Customs of Australia is the 1st basic creation to the rugged continent, written via an Australian novelist with specific perception. Clancy makes a speciality of the Anglo-Irish and newer immigrants, however the Aboriginal context is usually presented.Readers will find out about the Australian identification, with its male mythology of the Bush. The mateship is the center component to a fantasy of self reliant, self-sufficient, freedom-loving voters in a harsh land. This fable is determined opposed to multiculturalism and feminism. different highlights comprise dialogue of the susceptible carry that Christianity has over the inhabitants; the drastic urbanization of the final century and the suburban dream; event and the seashore tradition, with tourism; the significance of activities; the altering roles of fellows; the evolving food, from the nationwide fish fry to eu and Asian impacts; powerful and lengthy literary, creative, and appearing arts traditions; movie expertise; and the ability of media in a in moderation populated kingdom.

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Keeping Israel Safe: Serving the Israel Defense Forces by Barbara Sofer

By Barbara Sofer

Meet 4 Israeli young people as they make their offerings to hitch one of many many branches of the Israel security Forces, and find out about some of the branches of the IDF. As we get to understand the 4 teenagers and stick to their decision-making technique approximately the right way to satisfy their crucial carrier, we find out how the IDF with its complicated expertise, intelligence and guns structures, became essentially the most well-liked armies on this planet.

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Flight of the Phoenix by R. L. LaFevers

By R. L. LaFevers

Nathaniel Fludd’s existence has taken a flip for the worst. together with his mom and dad misplaced at sea, he lands at the doorstep of a far off cousin—the world’s final last beastologist. quickly Nate is whisked off on his first excursion, to Arabia, the place the world’s simply phoenix prepares to put its new egg. while catastrophe moves, Nate speedy reveals himself on their lonesome.
       Will he be ready to see the phoenix adequately hatched, continue his unintentional puppy gremlin out of difficulty, and rescue his parent from the Bedouin? If he fails, not anything will stand among the world’s legendary creatures and extinction.
Too undesirable Nate’s now not this type of boy who enjoys experience . . .yet.

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The Hero Schliemann. The Dreamer Who Dug for Troy by Laura Amy Schlitz

By Laura Amy Schlitz

Archaeologist? Mythmaker? criminal? This attractive, illustrated biography of Heinrich Schliemann—a nineteenth-century romantic who such a lot think did locate the traditional urban of Troy—reveals him to be a desirable mix of all three.

From the time Heinrich Schliemann was once a boy—or so he said—he knew he was once destined to dig for misplaced towns and locate buried treasure. And if Schliemann had his approach, heritage books could honor him to this present day as one of many maximum archaeologists who ever lived. yet a bit digging into the lifetime of Schliemann himself finds that this nineteenth-century self-made guy had a humorous behavior of taking liberties with the reality. just like the recognized personality of his hero, the poet Homer, Schliemann used to be a artful fellow and an inventor of reports, a vacationer who were shipwrecked and stranded and in some way survived. And Heinrich Schliemann was firm to turn into a legend like Homer—but in his personal time. Following this larger-than-life...

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Diary of a Michigan Kid by Sleeping Bear Press, Visit Amazon's Cyd Moore Page, search

By Sleeping Bear Press, Visit Amazon's Cyd Moore Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Cyd Moore,

Childrens will take pleasure in recording their concepts and thoughts during this interactive go back and forth magazine. colourful paintings and shrewdpermanent textual content support recommended artistic contributions from budding writers and artists. what is inside of? covered pages for writing; clean pages for drawing; video games, actions, and easy recipes; proof corresponding to landmarks and emblems (and even a bit history); And extra! With its reliable, lay-flat structure, this magazine is ideal for recording every thing from yard musings to holiday travels!

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