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Cuba

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, economy, cities and transportation, people, and social life and customs of Cuba, the largest island in the West Indies.

Denmark

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, people, and culture of Denmark.

England

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, people, and culture of England.

Ethiopia

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, economy, cities and transportation, people, and social life and customs of Ethiopia, a country in eastern Africa where people have lived for millions of years.

Greece

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, people, and culture of Greece.

Japan

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, people, and culture of Japan.

New Zealand

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, plants and animals, government, people, and culture of New Zealand. For children.

Prince William

by Tamara L. Britton

A biography of the popular English prince, whose happiness was tempered with the divorce of his parents and then by the death of his mother.

The Smithsonian Institution

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history and museums of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.

Somalia

by Tamara L. Britton

An introduction to the history, geography, economy, government, people, and more of the east African country of Somalia.

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial

by Tamara L. Britton

Provides background information on the Vietnam War and on the memorial that was built to honor those who died during this conflict.

Wales

by Tamara L. Britton

Provides an overview of the history, geography, people, economy, holidays, and other aspects of life in Wales.

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