This high-interest, lavishly illustrated series offers comprehensive coverage of countries around the globe. Discover a vibrant and diverse range of landscapes, peoples, and cultures. Explore the landmarks and food of different regions, follow the current affairs and personalities shaping nations, and learn about the wildlife, environmental issues, and work of young people to protect our planet.
Each book contains full coverage of each country, including maps, graphs, recipes foreign language phrases, flags, a quick reference fact file, timeline, and suggestions for further research.
Table of Contents
Introducing Cuba 4
History: Colonial Rule and Revolution 6
Regions and Resources: An Island Nation 12
Wildlife: From Ceibas to Crocodiles 18
Infrastructure: A Communist State 22
Culture: A Blend of Influences 28
Cuba Today 34
Fact File 36
Find Out More 44
Topic Tools 46