Young Adventurer Atlas: Africa is part of an 8 volume series, representing the 8 major regions of the world. It encourages young learners to explore a part of the world in depth. Africa is the world's second largest continent. It is almost completely surrounded by water. Only a narrow finger of land, at Suez in Egypt, connects it with Asia. To the west is the South Atlantic Ocean and to the East is the Indian Ocean. The north coast is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea.
Each volume provides information about the regions by exploring the countries, people, cities, plants, animals, transport, leisure, farming and industry.
Special features include:
• Endangered species
• Protected habitats
• Natural resources
• Unique landmarks
Each book contains a contents page, glossary and extensive index as well as several simple maps highlighting various geographical features of the region. This colourful and accessible series will be popular with young readers as a simple reference book to help them discover and research more about the world and people who live in it.