A guide to London past and present. From markets and shops, architecture and sightseeing to restaurants and nightlife. Illustrated with photographs, maps and up-todate advice and information.
Brazil is a country that is changing quickly. Its economy is growing. It has modern industries and lots of natural resources like iron, oil and rubber.
To visit all of Brazil would be very difficult. At over 8.5 million square kilometers, it is the largest country in South America, and the fifth largest country in the world.
The United States of America (USA) is a very big country. People have big dreams, too. Everyone wants to live “the American Dream” – the idea that anyone who works hard can become successful and rich. Many have gone to the USA hoping they will become one of the lucky ones.
ISBN: 978 0 2304 3641 1
England is only a small country: about 640 kilometres from north to south, and 480 kilometres across its widest part. But some of the world’s greatest writers are from England, and many of the most popular sports started here. In England, you can find busy exciting cities, some of the oldest buildings in the world and also beautiful countryside.
ISBN: 978 0 2304 3642 8
Nelson Mandela was born in a remote Afircan village but went on to become the most influential African leader in history. This Macmillan Reader charts Mandela’s journey from childhood to ANC activist. It goes on to describe his release after 27 years imprisonment by the South African government, his role in ending Apartheid and his eventual inauguration as the first black President of South Africa.
ISBN: 978 0 2307 1659 9