Where is the Congo?

916.751 STI

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Where is the Congo?

Stine, Megan.

New York : Penguin Workshop, 2020.

107 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

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"Running through six countries in the middle of Africa, the Congo Basin contains some of the largest tropical rainforests in the world. Dealing with present-day issues of climate change, it is home to bonobo apes, mountain gorillas, forest elephants, and more. With details about the exploration (and exploitation) by the European colonialists and the aftermath of their arrival in the Congo, this book will give readers a better understanding of the second largest rainforest in the world"--Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780593093221

LC Call No:

DT647.5 .S75 2020

Dewey Class No:

916.751 23

Author:

Stine, Megan.

Title:

Where is the Congo? / by Megan Stine ; illustrated by Dede Putra.

Publisher:

New York : Penguin Workshop, 2020.

Physical:

107 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

Series:

Where is?

Notes:

"An official WhoHQ book"--Front cover.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-107).

Summary:

"Running through six countries in the middle of Africa, the Congo Basin contains some of the largest tropical rainforests in the world. Dealing with present-day issues of climate change, it is home to bonobo apes, mountain gorillas, forest elephants, and more. With details about the exploration (and exploitation) by the European colonialists and the aftermath of their arrival in the Congo, this book will give readers a better understanding of the second largest rainforest in the world"--Provided by publisher.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

AE:PersName:

Putra, Dede (Illustrator), ill.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Where is (Grosset & Dunlap)

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    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  2020.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  107 p. :
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490 SeriesStatement 1   $a Series statement  Where is?
500 General Note   $a General note  "An official WhoHQ book"--Front cover.
504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-107).
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Where Is the Congo? -- The Heart of Africa -- Kingdom of the Kongo -- Stanley's Fame -- The King Wants Cake -- Slave Labor -- Speaking Truth to the King -- One Country, Many Names -- Jungle Life -- Saving the Congo -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  "Running through six countries in the middle of Africa, the Congo Basin contains some of the largest tropical rainforests in the world. Dealing with present-day issues of climate change, it is home to bonobo apes, mountain gorillas, forest elephants, and more. With details about the exploration (and exploitation) by the European colonialists and the aftermath of their arrival in the Congo, this book will give readers a better understanding of the second largest rainforest in the world"--Provided by publisher.
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    $b Source  Follett School Solutions.
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    $x General subdivision  History.
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