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Russia: The People Greg Nickles

Russia: The People

Greg Nickles

Published April 1st 2000
ISBN : 9780865053199
Paperback
32 pages
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Four new countries and nine updated editions have been added to Bobbie Kalmans popular Lands, Peoples, and Cultures series. These powerful and intimate portraits of countries use up-to-date information and full-color photography. Presented in a miniMoreFour new countries and nine updated editions have been added to Bobbie Kalmans popular Lands, Peoples, and Cultures series. These powerful and intimate portraits of countries use up-to-date information and full-color photography. Presented in a mini series format, three books per country ensures thorough coverage of all the important aspects. It also allows more students to work on different projects at the same time. Covering more than basic history and geography, students will be fascinated to learn about: -- the land... geography, agriculture, transportation, history, industry, and glorious wonders-- the people... unique customs, customs we share, problems faced by minority groups and women-- the culture... modern festivals, ancient processions, food, games, and moreThere are over 130 ethnic groups in Russia. From crowded cities to the slower pace of life in the countryside, the everyday lives of modern Russians is revealed in this new book. Colorful photos show children at school, family customs, traditional dress, food, and pastimes as well as the difficulties created by Russias struggling economy.Topics include:-- Russia through the ages-- family life and customs-- life in the city and country-- school, sports, and pastimes-- traditional clothing-- recipe for potato treats