Synopses & Reviews
Running just 201 feet, the world's shortest river can be found in what state? Where can you find the world's only roller skating museum? What state's official state sport is jousting? What state is home to Smokey the Bear? In the revised and expanded Hello U.S.A. series, named one of the Top 10 Geography Series for Youth by Booklist, you'll travel across the United States to discover fun facts, cool places, and interesting people.
-- Completely up-to-date text and statistics, including 2000 U.S. Census figures
-- New maps, charts, and graphs
-- New lists of related books and websites
-- Expanded Places to Visit section
-- State wildlife, state song, and recipes