Seven Natural Wonders of Asia and the Middle East

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Without any human influence, nature has created extraordinary wonders—from majestic mountains and bubbling volcanoes to amazing plants and animals. These wonders are found across all the continents and oceans of this planet. In a tour of the seven greatest wonders of Asia and the Middle East, one of the first wonders we'll see is Mount Everest, between Nepal and Tibet. It's the tallest mountain on Earth. We'll also visit the Chocolate Hills in the Philippines. In the dry season, these hills look like a field of ...

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Overview

Without any human influence, nature has created extraordinary wonders—from majestic mountains and bubbling volcanoes to amazing plants and animals. These wonders are found across all the continents and oceans of this planet. In a tour of the seven greatest wonders of Asia and the Middle East, one of the first wonders we'll see is Mount Everest, between Nepal and Tibet. It's the tallest mountain on Earth. We'll also visit the Chocolate Hills in the Philippines. In the dry season, these hills look like a field of chocolate kisses. The salty Dead Sea sits between Israel and Jordan. If you were to swim in this sea, you wouldn't even sink. What other natural wonders do Asia and the Middle East hold? To find out, we'll explore dripping wet rain forests, a spooky desert, and strange rock formations in fascinating detail.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780822590736
  • Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 4/1/2009
  • Series: Lerner Seven Wonders Series
  • Pages: 80
  • Age range: 10 - 13 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Woods is a science and medical journalist in Washington, D. C., who has won many national writing awards. He and his wife, Mary B. Woods, write together. Their previous books include the eight-volume Ancient Technology series, the Disasters Up Close series, and the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World series. The Woodses have four children. When not writing, reading, or enjoying their two grandchildren, the Woodses travel to gather material for future books.

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