WashingtonBook - 2015
The third series of America the Beautiful is back in a revised edition. The books in this series are bursting with fascinating facts, updated statistics, and brand-new full-color photographs. America the Beautiful 's dynamic design and editorial approach to the geography, history, people, economy, and government of each state will continue to make this award-winning series the one that students turn to first for researching school assignments.
In the far northwest corner of the United States, Washington borders both Canada and the Pacific Ocean. Readers will discover what it is like to live in the nation's 42nd state as they explore its rich culture and history. They will take a close look at its wildlife and landscape. They will also find out how the state is governed, what kind of jobs its people work, and what products it yields.
Features:Updated statistics reflect the latest census data Brand new sidebars present profiles of people who had a major impact in recent years Breathtaking new photos and artwork Words to know, FAQs, mini-bios, interactive sidebars, maps, and graphs