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Title:
Sweden

Enchantment of the world, second series

Enchantment of the world. Second series.
Title:
Sweden
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Publisher Info:
New York : Children's Press, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc., c2014.
Physical Description:
144 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Series:
Enchantment of the world, second series

Enchantment of the world. Second series.
Contents:
A land of tradition -- Land and sea -- Wild Sweden -- Vikings, kings, and the modern world -- Ruling the nation -- A wealth of goods and services -- People, language, and learning -- The spiritual landscape -- Arts and traditions -- Enjoying life.
Abstract:
Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Sweden.

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Summary

Summary

Take a trip around the world with the latest entries in the Enchantment of the World series!

Readers are transported to distant lands with the fascinating text and attention-grabbing photos in these books. Each country's culture, history, and geography are explored in detail, allowing readers a chance to see how people live in faraway nations.

Colourful photos provide breathtaking views of foreign cities and landscapes Sidebars highlight especially interesting people, places, and events Delicious, easy recipes give readers the opportunity to experience foreign cuisine first-hand Fun facts and statistics are included for easy reference Additional content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 A Land of Traditionp. 8
Chapter 2 Land and Seap. 14
Chapter 3 Wild Swedenp. 28
Chapter 4 Vikings, Kings, and the Modern Worldp. 38
Chapter 5 Ruling the Nationp. 56
Chapter 6 A Wealth of Goods and Servicesp. 70
Chapter 7 People, Language, and Learningp. 86
Chapter 8 The Spiritual Landscapep. 96
Chapter 9 Arts and Traditionsp. 106
Chapter 10 Enjoying Lifep. 114
Timelinep. 128
Fast Factsp. 130
To Find Out Morep. 134
Indexp. 136