South America and AntarcticaBook - 1999
An atlas of the South American continent, with maps and pictures to give an overview of the continent in general and then a closer look at individual countries. The various maps show: population distribution, main religions and relative population densities; vegetation, temperature, rainfall, natural hazards; areas and type of land, sea and air pollution; endangered species, deforestation, environmenrtal hazards and disasters; raw materials, resources, main industries; agriculture, trading communities and standards of living; types of government, history, revolution and events. There are also illustrations of famous citizens and a time line.
Publisher: Bath, Eng. : Cherrytree Books, 1999
Branch Call Number: J 912.8 Por 3558
Characteristics: 48 p. :,col. ill