by Sunita Apte


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531213575
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2009
Series: Scholastic True Book Series
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 232,769
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

1 Land of Contrasts

Do more Indian people live in cities or in the countryside? 7

2 Vast and Varied

When does the monsoon arrive in India? 11

3 Daily Life in India

What are some common ingredients in Indian cooking? 19

Bollywood Booms!

Do Bollywood stars sing? 22

4 The Path from the Past

When did an emperor called Edward rule India? 25

5 India Reborn

What does the name Mahatma mean? 33

6 India Today

Which Indian city is nicknamed Cyberabad? 39

True Statistics 43

Resources 44

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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India 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
EGHunter01 More than 1 year ago
Favorable: worthwhile reading material. Factual, easy-to-read information along with a variety of photos to show life in India is provided within the covers of this book. It is a wonderful tool to explore the diverse country of India.