A collection of African wisdom gorgeously illustrated by artists from Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Canada, the United States and more.
Traditional ways of life, including social structure, homes, food, art, clothing, and more are covered.
The Earth Book
Explore the incredible place we call home! Marvel at the physical planet, learn how the weather works, meet some of the most influential people from the past and present, and much more. Examine every corner of the Earth, from outer space to underground and from the Maasai steppe to Manhattan.
Before Columbus: The Americas Of 1491
This study of Native American societies is adapted for younger readers from Charles C. Mann’s best-selling 1491. Turning conventional wisdom on its head, the book argues that the people of North and South America lived in enormous cities, raised pyramids hundreds of years before the Egyptians did, engineered corn, and farmed the rain forests.
Provides an illustrated collection of maps covering the continents and major nations of the world, detailing cities, landmarks, and cultural icons for each.
Haiti (The Caribbean Today)
Presents the geography, history, economy, and culture of the people of Haiti.
“Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Estonia”–Provided by publisher.
Egypt: In Spectacular Cross-Section (Egypt)
The Ainu: A Story of Japan’s Original People
The Ainu examines the culture of the Ainu people of Hokkaido.