North and East Asia by Neil Morris
  

Synopsis

North and East Asia by Neil Morris

Each title looks at a different region of the world, covering topics such as climate, economic development, religious groups, education, health and political and social status of women. The series combines in-depth information in the form of maps, diagrams and statistics with case studies to make the books a source of geographical information and statistics. Each book: features a range of maps, including landform, political, climate and population, make this a useful resource for enhancing map reading skills; highlights major issues and challenges facing each region in the years ahead; and, includes tables and charts to support the learning of information retrieval skills.

About the Author

Neil Morris

Neil Morris worked in publishing for more than ten years before becoming a writer. After studying German at Swansea University, he got his first job as a lexicographer, helping to compile a German-English dictionary. Neil lived in Munich for a few years, translating, proofreading and learning how to make and edit films as well as books. Back in London he worked as an editor for an educational publisher, and this was when he first got hooked on creating exciting books for children.

Neil's publishing career took him on a zigzag course through preschool activity packs, board games and educational toys, eventually leading him back to books. Working freelance, he now works almost exclusively on information books. Neil writes for all age groups and tackles many different subjects, including history, geography and biography. His work has also included compiling young children's word books and junior dictionaries, and he has contributed to large reference works, such as Encarta Children's Encyclopaedia.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: 11-15 years

Author

Neil Morris
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Author's Website

www.neilmorris.co.uk

Publisher

Heinemann Library an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

31st August 2007

ISBN

9780431907147


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