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Author Emminizer, Ian, author.

Title The people and culture of the Dominican Republic / Ian Emminizer.

Publication Info. New York : PowerKids Press, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 972.93 EMM    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Celebrating Hispanic diversity
Celebrating Hispanic diversity.
Note Includes index.
Summary Located on the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea, the Dominican Republic is a unique place with a rich cultural heritage. In this text, readers will learn that the Dominican Republic has the oldest European settlement in the Western Hemisphere, is the only second largest island in the Caribbean and many more interesting elements that have shaped the culture of its people.
Contents Welcome to the Dominican Republic! -- A tropical paradise -- Indigenous ancestors -- Historical figures -- Religion and beliefs -- Celebrations -- Fresh and delicious! -- Art of the island -- Writers and books -- A flair for fashion -- Music and dance -- Sports and adventure -- Dominicans in America -- Celebrating life.
Subject Dominican Republic -- Juvenile literature.
Dominican Republic -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Dominican Republic.
Dominican Republic -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9781508163084 hardcover
1508163081 hardcover
9781538327043 (pbk.)
153832704X (pbk.)

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