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I Used to Know That: Geography
Stuff You Forgot From School
By Will Williams, Edited by Caroline Taggart
Subject: Bestselling I Used to Know That Series
paper-over-board | 176 pages | 5 3/8 x 8 x 11/16
US$14.95 | CAN$15.95
Publication Date: 2011-06-09
Rediscover what you learned in history class about the world and its inhabitants, along with new geography quick facts.
Do you know which countries border Afghanistan? Or the difference between Micronesia and Melanesia? And that 51 member states existed in 1945 at the founding of the UN and 192 exist today? It's hard to know everything about geography, that amazing science that explains the interaction of diverse physical, biological, and cultural features of the Earth's surface. However, I Used to Know That: Geography explores both the physical and human aspects of the world in short order. With its entertaining, easy-to-understand language, this little book takes on a broad subject with ease. Inside you'll find:
With its "a-ha! " facts, useful illustrations, and interesting sidebars, I Used to Know That: Geography offers answers to common geography questions and gives you all you need to know to start a provocative conversation at your next party. Make this a permanent fixture on your eReader, and you'll have instant access to searchable knowledge.