The Resource Colombia, [written by Leslie Jermyn ; edited by Leela Vengadasalam]

Colombia, [written by Leslie Jermyn ; edited by Leela Vengadasalam]

Label
Colombia
Title
Colombia
Statement of responsibility
[written by Leslie Jermyn ; edited by Leela Vengadasalam]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An overview of the South American nation of Colombia that includes information on its geography, history, government, lifestyles, language, customs, and current issues
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jermyn, Leslie
Dewey number
986.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2258.5
LC item number
.J47 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vengadasalam, Leela
Series statement
Countries of the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colombia
  • Colombia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Colombia, [written by Leslie Jermyn ; edited by Leela Vengadasalam]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index
Contents
Overview of Colombia: Geography -- History -- Government and the economy -- People and lifestyle -- Language and literature -- Arts -- Leisure and festivals -- Food -- Closer look at Colombia: Afro-Colombians: Third branch -- Bogotá: City of Holy Faith -- Botero's art: Very original point of view -- Carnival of Barranquilla -- Cartagena: Gateway to the Caribbean -- Coffee, anyone? -- Day of he blacks and day of the whites -- Emeralds: Colombia's green treasure -- Gabo: Colombian cervantes -- La Corrida -- Magdalena: Colombia's watery highway -- Nature's magicians -- Butterflies -- Paez Indians -- Pirates and patios: San Andrés and Providencia -- San Agustín: 3,000-year-old mystery -- Relations with North America: More information -- Full-color map -- Black-and-white reproducible map -- Glossary -- Books, videos, web sites -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations, 3 maps (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029289622
Label
Colombia, [written by Leslie Jermyn ; edited by Leela Vengadasalam]
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index
Contents
Overview of Colombia: Geography -- History -- Government and the economy -- People and lifestyle -- Language and literature -- Arts -- Leisure and festivals -- Food -- Closer look at Colombia: Afro-Colombians: Third branch -- Bogotá: City of Holy Faith -- Botero's art: Very original point of view -- Carnival of Barranquilla -- Cartagena: Gateway to the Caribbean -- Coffee, anyone? -- Day of he blacks and day of the whites -- Emeralds: Colombia's green treasure -- Gabo: Colombian cervantes -- La Corrida -- Magdalena: Colombia's watery highway -- Nature's magicians -- Butterflies -- Paez Indians -- Pirates and patios: San Andrés and Providencia -- San Agustín: 3,000-year-old mystery -- Relations with North America: More information -- Full-color map -- Black-and-white reproducible map -- Glossary -- Books, videos, web sites -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations, 3 maps (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029289622

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