Every culture has their own traditions, customs, and festivals, but some are especially unique. From Christmas trees decorated with spider webs to a festival dedicated to a monkey’s delicious dinner, these really weird, totally true holidays and traditions will surprise and delight you!
From the Great Pyramids of Egypt to the Great Wall of China and beyond, the landmarks of the world’s ancient cultures still stand as impressive reminders of our past. But traces of these long-ago civilizations can also be found in more unusual places, including a fast-food restaurant!
This title highlights some of the grossest places to visit and see.
Volume 8: Ross, John to Thanksgiving
Volume 9: The-Other-Magpie to Zuni
Volume 10: Cumulative Index & Projects
Volume 6: Massasoit to Pamunkey
Volume 7: Papoose to Rosebud Reservation
Volume 3: Confederacy to Fort Stanwix Treaty
Volume 4: Fox to Indian Territory
Volume 5: Indian Wars to Massachuset
Volume 2: Bonepickers to Comanchero
Volume 1: Abalone Shells to Bone Artifacts
Provides the most current information on the people, culture, and conflicts of Afghanistan. Maps, photographs, and other text features help to support understanding.
Pakistan's current situation is addressed using information about its history, culture, and people.
The ancient history and current events of the country of Iran are explained in this book. Its impact on the rest of the world is emphasized using the most up to date information.