The World and Its People, Student Edition / Edition 2

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An all-new middle school program co-authored by National Geographic, The World and Its People introduces students to an enriched view of the interrelationships of geography, history, economics, government, citizenship, and current events--in one compelling package.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078609763
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 5/20/2004
  • Edition description: Student
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 842
  • Sales rank: 1,344,526
  • Age range: 13 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.45 (d)

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McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
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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 The United States and Canada

Chapter 4 The United States

Chapter 5 Canada

Unit 3 Latin America

Chapter 6 Mexico

Chapter 7 Central America and the Caribbean Islands

Chapter 8 Brazil and Its Neighbors

Chapter 9 The Andean Countries

Unit 4 Europe

Chapter 10 Europe-Early History

Chapter 11 Europe-Modern History

Chapter 12 Western Europe Today

Chapter 13 The New Eastern Europe

Unit 5 Russia and the Eurasian Republics

Chapter 14 Russia’s Landscape and History

Chapter 15 The New Russia and Independent Republics

Unit 6 North Africa and Southwest Asia

Chapter 16 Birthplace of Civilization

Chapter 17 North Africa Today

Chapter 18 Southwest Asia

Unit 7 Africa South of the Sahara

Chapter 19 West Africa

Chapter 20 Central and East Africa

Chapter 21 Southern Africa-A Varied Region

Unit 8 Asia

Chapter 22 South Asia

Chapter 23 China and Its Neighbors

Chapter 24 Japan and the Koreas

Chapter 25 Southeast Asia

Unit 9 Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica

Chapter 26 Australia and New Zealand

Chapter 27 Oceania and Antarctica

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