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Our Wonderful World: Explore the globe with 50 fact-filled maps!

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Our Wonderful World is an essential addition to the bookshelf of any travel-lover , map-maestro or geography genius . Spanning the world from Spain to Singapore, Colombia to Canada, Turkey to Tanzania, discover all you need to know about some of the most awesome places on Earth .

Geography , history and culture spill from the pages in this luxuriously illustrated treasure-trove of travel knowledge. Each two-page spread is dedicated to a different country, providing both quick-fire facts and the chance to delve deeper into what makes every nation unique . Natural wonders, bustling metropolises, storied pasts and cultural icons are all presented in expert detail from experienced explorers Ben Handicott and Kalya Ryan , alongside Sol Linero 's eye-popping artwork .

  • Meet our earliest ancestors in Ethiopia , marvel at Machu Picchu in Peru and visit the floating villages of Cambodia in this colourful guide to 50 fascinating countries.
  • Each spread includes dozens of spotlighted locations , a timeline of the nation's history and introductions to the people who have helped shape it.
  • With the expertise of Ben Handicott ( Hello Atlas , Atlas of Adventures: Wonders of the World ) and Kalya Ryan , alongside the stunning illustrations of Sol Linero ( The 50 States , 50 Cities of the U.S.A. ), experience the diversity of our world like never before .

Our Wonderful World reimagines what maps can be , providing not just a geographical fact-fest but a vivid insight into the history, culture and wildlife that shape our living world . It is the perfect gift for young globetrotters and armchair-travellers alike.

Our Wonderful World: Explore the globe with 50 fact-filled maps! Reviews | Toppsta

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LUCY LETHERLAND is an illustrator based in London, UK. She graduated from Manchester School of Art in 2011 with a First Class BA (Hons) in illustration with animation. Lucy's work is strongly led by humour and narrative, creating a playful, graphic quality. Atlas of Dinosaur Adventures is Lucy's third book book children.

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