Ukraine

Kent, Deborah

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  • Creator by Deborah Kent
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Children's Press, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2015]
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780531212516, 0531212513
  • OCLC ocn885547821

Summary

  • One of the largest nations in Europe, Ukraine has experienced many tumultuous periods throughout its history. Readers will explore the nation's incredible story, from its earliest settlement more than 40,000 years ago to its recent political upheaval in 2014. They will be immersed in the country's rich culture and traditions, finding out how Ukrainian people live, eat, work, and communicate. They will also tour Ukraine's beautiful natural areas and examine its many native plants and animals.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (page 134) and index.

Contents

  • The fighting poet -- On the steppe -- Beasts, birds, fishes, and forests -- Strife and hope -- Governing a restless nation -- Making a living -- Who are the Ukrainians? -- The rise of the faithful -- A strong spirit -- A warm welcome -- Timeline -- Fast facts
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