by Paul Mason


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ISBN-13: 9781410924476
Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
Publication date: 09/28/2006
Series: Destination Detectives Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.68(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.14(d)
Age Range: 11 - 15 Years

About the Author

Paul Mason has written more than 100 books for children, on topics ranging from extreme sports to urban myths. Notable titles include Money Doesn't Grow on Trees and From Armpits to Zits for teens, and Monster Hunter, a series of books on tracking down and dealing with vampires, werewolves, extra-terrestrials, and ghosts. An avid surfer, snowboarder, and mountain biker, Paul writes many sports titles and has also produced a website guide to ski resorts.

Table of Contents

Roar of the Crowd     4
Regions of Italy     6
History of Italy     8
Landscape of Italy     12
Weather in Italy     14
Food and Culture     16
Living in Italy     22
Life in the Cities     26
Country and Coast     34
Stay or Go Home?     42
Find Out More     44
Time Line     45
Italy - Facts and Figures     46
Glossary     47
Index     48

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