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Homer Public Library J 959.9 OLE 000157775 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531207901
  • ISBN: 0531207900
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Children's Press, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beautiful islands -- Green necklace -- The wild world -- Island history -- Governing the republic -- Making a living -- Living and learning -- Spiritual life -- Culture, arts, and sports -- Philippine ways.
Summary, etc.:
A tropical paradise in the southwest Pacific Ocean, the natural beauty of the Philippines has earned the island nation the nickname "The Pearl of the Orient Sea." Readers will explore the rice history of the Philippines, from how its 7,107 islands were first settled to what role the country has played in world history. They will also learn about the Philippines' government, rich culture, diverse plant and animal life, and much more.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 9.2.
Subject: Philippines > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Literature.
Juvenile works.
Juvenile works.