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The Resource Algeria in pictures, Francesca Davis DiPiazza

Algeria in pictures, Francesca Davis DiPiazza

Label
Algeria in pictures
Title
Algeria in pictures
Statement of responsibility
Francesca Davis DiPiazza
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brief illustrated presentation of the physical and political geography of Algeria
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DiPiazza, Francesca
Dewey number
965
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Visual geography series, second series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Algeria
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Algeria in pictures, Francesca Davis DiPiazza
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-77) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The land. Topography, rivers, climate, flora and fauna, natural resources, cities -- History and government. Roman rule, Vandal invasions, the Arab conquest, Ottomans and pirates, the growth of Algiers, French occupation, European settlement, the rise of Muslim nationalism, the War for Independence, independence and FLN rule, recent events, government -- The people. Ethnic groups, education, health and social welfare -- Cultural life. Religion, language, the arts, food, sports and recreation -- The economy. Manufacturing, energy and mining, agriculture, fishing, and forestry, transportation, trade and tourism, the future -- For more information -- Timeline -- Fast facts -- Currency -- Flag -- National anthem -- Famous people -- Sights to see -- Glossary -- Selected bibliography -- Further reading and websites -- Index
Control code
BK0007165188
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780822571445
Isbn Type
: LIB
Lccn
2006035004
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(Sirsi) l2006035004
Label
Algeria in pictures, Francesca Davis DiPiazza
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-77) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The land. Topography, rivers, climate, flora and fauna, natural resources, cities -- History and government. Roman rule, Vandal invasions, the Arab conquest, Ottomans and pirates, the growth of Algiers, French occupation, European settlement, the rise of Muslim nationalism, the War for Independence, independence and FLN rule, recent events, government -- The people. Ethnic groups, education, health and social welfare -- Cultural life. Religion, language, the arts, food, sports and recreation -- The economy. Manufacturing, energy and mining, agriculture, fishing, and forestry, transportation, trade and tourism, the future -- For more information -- Timeline -- Fast facts -- Currency -- Flag -- National anthem -- Famous people -- Sights to see -- Glossary -- Selected bibliography -- Further reading and websites -- Index
Control code
BK0007165188
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780822571445
Isbn Type
: LIB
Lccn
2006035004
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(Sirsi) l2006035004

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