Synopses & Reviews
Brazil is home to the second longest river in the world and the world's largest flood plain. The amazing Amazon is a focus of this beautiful book, with spectacular full-color images of the river, and its tributaries, as well as the people and animals that live on the river.
Table of Contents
The giant of South America -- Lowlands and highlands -- The amazing Amazon -- The Brazilians -- Coastal cities -- From farms, forests, and oceans -- Mining and manufacturing -- Animals of the Amazon -- The vanishing Amazon.