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Afghanistan the People (Lands, Peoples, & Cultures)

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Afghans from a host of different ethnic groups are tied to one another through their belief in Islam and struggle for survival. Wonderful photos and sensitive text portray daily life in the mountains, deserts, and cities, the roles of women and girls, Islam, and the most recent war in Aghanistan.

Table of Contents

A strong people — Early history — The arrival of Islam — The road to independence — An ongoing struggle — The Pashtuns — Additional inhabitants — Nomadic and village lifestyles — Family celebrations — Women and girls — Traditional clothing — Come share a meal — Off to school.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780778797043
Author:
Banting, Erinn
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Location:
New York
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Afghanistan
Subject:
Ethnology
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Afghanistan Social life and customs.
Subject:
Ethnology -- Afghanistan.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Lands, Peoples, & Cultures
Series Volume:
2001-10
Publication Date:
20030331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Elementary and junior high
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.06x8.28x.16 in. .38 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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