Peru by Don Harrison, Janet Ramirez
  

Synopsis

Peru by Don Harrison, Janet Ramirez

From the Amazon rainforest to the polluted coastal cities, local Peruvian communities are finding ways to protect and improve their environment. Yet despite these positive changes, many Peruvians continue to live in poverty, without adequate housing, education or health care. Meet the people of Peru and learn aobut the diversity of their lives, from a mining engineer in Cachimayo to a shaman in Huasao. Includes maps and graphic panels showing statistics and fact boxes about size, flag, population, religion, currency and language.>

About the Author

Don Harrison is an educational writer and teacher trainer who has lived and worked in Peru. Janet Ramirez is a Peruvian social scientist and language teacher who has lived and worked in the United Kingdom.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Don Harrison, Janet Ramirez
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Publisher

Hodder Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

8th February 2007

ISBN

9780750240710


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