Resources for Mrs. Nelson's Geography 6th grade.
Last Updated: Jan 5, 2017
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- Altapedia Online
"Full color physical maps, political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world."
- CIA The World Fact Book
"Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities."
- Countries and their cultures
- Country Cultures
- Country Studies from the Library of Congress
Presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.
- Nations of the World
From Nationmaster. "Compiles statistics from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF and OECD."
"This site is a portal of gateways to the countries, cultures and nations in the world, a reference directory and a destination guide."
- The Columbia Gazetteer of the World
Columbia University Press