Cultures of the World (Fourth Edition)®
Reading Level: 5
Interest Level: 5-8
The isolated nation of Nepal has often been seen as mysterious to outsiders. However, readers are able to discover the truth about what life is like in this country that is most famous for its rugged terrain, including Mount Everest. Thoroughly updated text dives deeply into the history, government, and economy of Nepal, as well as its religions, arts, and cuisine. Stunning photographs capture the beauty of its environment and the diversity of its people, and maps add another engaging visual component. Fact boxes and sidebars provide additional information, including profiles of Nepalese people who can be considered global citizens.