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Author Rozario, Paul.

Title Liberia / [written by Paul Rozario].

Imprint Milwaukee, Wis. : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 922.62 ROZ    Available
Description 96 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 26 cm.
Series Countries of the world
Countries of the world (Milwaukee, Wis.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index.
Contents Overview of Liberia: Geography -- History -- Government and the economy -- People and lifestyle -- Language and literature -- Arts -- Leisure and festivals -- Food -- Closer look at Liberia: American colonization society -- Birds of Liberia -- Dan masks -- Diamonds; a controversial resource -- Indigenous alphabets -- Joseph Jenkins Roberts -- Kpelle -- Liberian folktales -- Logging and the environment -- Mining -- Monrovia -- River Horse -- Rubber -- Vai arts -- William Tubman -- Relations with North America.
Summary Provides an overview of the geography, history, government, people, arts, foods, and other aspects of life in Liberia.
Subject Liberia -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0836823664 (lib. bdg.) : $30.00

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