by Barbara Greenwood
Ten years after its debut, this title in the acclaimed Kids Book of series is more than ever an indispensable tool for researching school projects or a conversation piece for sharing Canadian facts with friends and family. Bursting with rich and detailed illustrations, this book is as far-ranging, fascinating and full of surprises as the country it describes.
Inside you'll find
• colorful maps of the provinces and territories showing major cities, rivers, mountains and points of interest.
• the provincial and territorial coat of arms, flowers, birds and trees.
• details of famous Canadians and important events, plus a time line to guide you through each province's and territory's history.
• current information on Canada's growing industries and evolving environmental challenges.
• updated references to the Aboriginal Peoples in Canada.