Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Print Material
Author Banting, Erinn.

Title Afghanistan. The people / Erinn Banting.

Imprint New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2003.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 958.1 B219    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Lands, peoples, and cultures series
Note Includes index.
Contents A strong people -- Early history -- The arrival of Islam -- The road to independence -- An ongoing struggle -- The Pashtuns -- Additional inhabitants -- Nomadic and village lifestyles -- Family celebrations -- Women in Afghanistan -- Traditional clothing -- Come share a meal -- Off to school.
Summary Explores how the history, climate, geography, ethnology, wars, and religion of Afghanistan have shaped the customs and practices of modern daily life in the mountains, deserts, and cities.
Subject Ethnology -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature.
Ethnology -- Afghanistan.
Afghanistan -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Afghanistan -- Social life and customs.
Afghanistan -- Conditions sociales -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
ISBN 0778793362 (RLB : alk. paper)
077879704X (PB : alk. paper)

 
    
Available items only