The World and Its People, Eastern Hemisphere, Student Edition / Edition 1

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World geography, world cultures…a world students can understand

The World and Its People: Eastern Hemisphere is a middle school program co-authored by National Geographic. This program introduces students to an enriched view of the interrelationships of geography, history, economics, government, citizenship, and current events—in one compelling package. A strong geographic thread is interwoven with history, government, and current events to analyze different regions of the world and the issues they face.

Suitable for a world geography or world cultures class, this program is available as a full survey and Western Hemisphere, Europe, and Russia.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078654725
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 5/5/2004
  • Edition description: Student
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 702
  • Sales rank: 1,277,646
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.22 (d)

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Table of Contents

Unit 1 The World Chapter 1 Looking at the Earth

Chapter 2 Water, Climate, and Vegetation

Chapter 3 The World’s People

Unit 2 Europe Chapter 4 Europe-Early History

Chapter 5 Europe-Modern History

Chapter 6 Western Europe Today

Chapter 7 The New Eastern Europe

Unit 3 Russia & the Eurasian Republics

Chapter 8 Russia’s Landscape and History

Chapter 9 The New Russia and Independent Republics

Unit 4 North Africa and Southwest Asia

Chapter 10 Birthplace of Civilization

Unit 4 North Africa and Southwest Asia

Chapter 11 North Africa Today

Chapter 12 Southwest Asia

Unit 5 Africa South of the Sahara

Chapter 13 West Africa

Chapter 14 Central and East Africa

Chapter 15 Southern Africa-A Varied Region

Unit 6 Asia

Chapter 16 South Asia

Chapter 17 China and Its Neighbors

Chapter 18 Japan and the Koreas

Chapter 19 Southeast Asia

Unit 7 Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica

Chapter 20 Australia and New Zealand

Chapter 21 Oceania and Antarctica

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