The Kids Book of Canada

The Kids Book of Canada


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The Kids Book of Canada by Barbara Greenwood, Jock MacRae

Finally, the premier children's resource on Canada is available in a fully revised paperback edition — bringing up to date this bestselling treasury of information that has long been an essential book for schools, libraries and homes from coast to coast.

Ten years after its debut, this title in the acclaimed Kids Book of series is more than ever an indispensable tool for researching school projects or a conversation piece for sharing Canadian facts with friends and family. Bursting with rich and detailed illustrations, this book is as far-ranging, fascinating and full of surprises as the country it describes.

Inside you'll find
? colorful maps of the provinces and territories showing major cities, rivers, mountains and points of interest.
? the provincial and territorial coat of arms, flowers, birds and trees.
? details of famous Canadians and important events, plus a time line to guide you through each province's and territory's history.
? current information on Canada's growing industries and evolving environmental challenges.
? updated references to the Aboriginal Peoples in Canada.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781554532261
Publisher: Kids Can Press, Limited
Publication date: 09/28/2007
Series: Kids Book of Series
Pages: 60
Sales rank: 422,006
Product dimensions: 9.12(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Barbara Greenwood is an award-winning author whose books include Gold Rush Fever, The Last Safe House and A Pioneer Thanksgiving. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Table of Contents

Canada     4
British Columbia     8
Alberta     12
Saskatchewan     16
Manitoba     20
Ontario     24
Quebec     28
New Brunswick     32
Nova Scotia     36
Prince Edward Island     40
Newfoundland and Labrador     44
Yukon Territory     48
Northwest Territories     52
Nunavut     56
Glossary     60

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