South Korea

South Korea

by Tara Walters


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531207291
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/28/2008
Series: Scholastic True Book Series: Geography
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 423,592
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Country of Contrasts: What is the Korean Wave?     7
From Rice Fields to Robots: Is the Asian Tiger alive and well in South Korea?     11
Robot Power: What can a robot do for you?     16
Thousands of Years, One People: How did one nation become two?     19
Something Old, Something New: What is K-pop?     27
Culture and Traditions: What happens on Buddha's birthday?     33
Work and Play: Which Olympic sport began in Korea?     39
True Statistics     43
Resources     44
Important Words     46
Index     47
About the Author     48

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