Synopses & Reviews
Enjoy an unprecedented, in-depth look at our 50 states, starting with the 25 listed here (remaining states will be available in Fall '04). Each "Uniquely title offers readers narrative descriptions, charts, graphs, maps, and biographical sketches, and provides a complete picture of each state--its industry, climate, history, native peoples, ethnic groups, native and endangered plants and animals, and many other unique facts.
What do the images on Washington's state seal stand for? How is Washington's state government organized? What is the highest point in Washington? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely Washington. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make Washington a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about Washington's unique state symbols. You can learn how to make apple grunt and find out about Washington's State Ferry System. And, you will find out why the Grand Coulee Dam is important to the state of Washington.