Encyclopedia of World Geography, Volume 17
Marshall Cavendish, 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 3456 pages
Presents profiles of countries from around the world, with information on such topics as historical events, the environment, physical geography, habitats, animal and plant life, agriculture, the economy, culture, governments, and industries.
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Sao Tome and Principe
Physical Geography 23462353
Habitats and their Conservation 23542371
Animal Life 23642371
Central African Republic
Plant Life 23722379
Peoples and Cultures 24062413
Environmental Issues 24302439
Further Reading Acknowledgments
agriculture Altitude January July animals Annual Altitude January Armed forces army Benin billion Gross domestic birth male border Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cape Verde capital cash crops cassava Central Africa Central African Republic coast coastal cocoa colonial Cote d'lvoire countries coup D.R. Congo domestic product 1999 east eastern Africa economy elephants ENVIRONMENT Equatorial Guinea Ethnic composition European expectancy at birth export farming forest Gabon Gambia Ghana grass grassland grazing Gross domestic product grow industry islands January July precipitation Kenya Lagos Lake largest Liberia Major physical features million mountains multiparty republic Muslim National Park Nigeria Official language palm percent plants plateau Population 2000 product per capita rainfall rainforest region Rift Valley river Rwanda savanna season Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone soil species sq km Tanzania Temperatures Annual Altitude tion Togo trade trees tropical Tutsi Uganda vegetation village western wildlife yr Major resources