(Bellwether Media, Jan. 1, 2018)
It is no wonder this island of green celebrates its nation on the greenest of all holidays, St. Patricks Day! Every March 17, the people of Ireland kick off a three-day celebration to honor their country and their patron saint. Irelands many celebrations, people, landscapes, and more are highlighted in this striking book. Narrative openings take readers to major landmarks. Photo labels identify specific places, people groups, and animals. Captions further explain photos. Landmark sidebars list top landmarks. Detailed country maps show city locations and physical features. World maps point out continent locations. Climate sidebars show capital city temperatures. Animal profiles show range maps and conservation status bars for popular animals. Well-organized chapters allow students to identify key details of a country. Maps, timelines, and other visual features offer clarity to the text. Table of contents, glossary, index are also included.