ArkansasBook - 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.
Nicknamed "The Natural State," Arkansas is known for its vast, beautiful woodlands and waterways. Readers will take an in-depth tour of this incredible state and its history, from its earliest settlement by Native American people to its most modern developments. They will also dive into Arkansas culture, learning about its local cuisine, traditions, and ways of life.
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