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Our Wonderful World: Explore the globe with 50 fact-filled maps!

Our Wonderful World: Explore the globe with 50 fact-filled maps! (Hardback, New edition)

By Handicott, Ben
By Ryan, Kalya
By (artist) Linero, Sol

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50 Maps of the World is an essential addition to the bookshelf of any travel-lover, map-maestro or geography genius. Spanning the world from Spain to Singapore, Colombia to Canada, Turkey to Tanzania, discover all you need to know about some of the most awesome places on Earth. G...eography, history and culture spill from the pages in this luxuriously illustrated treasure-trove of travel knowledge. Each two-page spread is dedicated to a different country, providing both quick-fire facts and the chance to delve deeper into what makes every nation unique. Natural wonders, bustling metropolises, storied pasts and cultural icons are all presented in expert detail from experienced explorers Ben Handicott and Kalya Ryan, alongside Sol Linero's eye-popping artwork. Meet our earliest ancestors in Ethiopia, marvel at Machu Picchu in Peru and visit the floating villages of Cambodia in this colourful guide to 50 fascinating countries. Each spread includes dozens of spotlighted locations, a timeline of the nation's history and introductions to the people who have helped shape it. With the expertise of Ben Handicott (Hello Atlas, Atlas of Adventures: Wonders of the World) and Kalya Ryan, alongside the stunning illustrations of Sol Linero (The 50 States, 50 Cities of the U.S.A.), experience the diversity of our world like never before. 50 Maps of the Worldreimagines what maps can be, providing not just a geographical fact-fest but a vivid insight into the history, culture and wildlife that shape our living world. It is the perfect gift for young globetrotters and armchair-travellers alike.
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ISBN 9781786036391
Released NZ 20 Oct 2020
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Hardback, New edition
Available for pre-order, ships once released

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ISBN-13 9781786036391
Stock Available
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Wide Eyed Editions
Released 20 Oct 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) By Handicott, Ben
By Ryan, Kalya
By (artist) Linero, Sol
Category Reference
Geography & Environment
Big Books Picture books
Trivia & Curious Facts
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 280mm
Height: 340mm
Dewey Code 912
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Maps - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's Maps & Atlases
ONIX Text Children/juvenile