|a136 pages :|bcolor illustrations, color maps ;|c28 cm.
|aA first reference book for children
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aCovering the essential curriculum areas of human geography, physical geography, geology, and ecology, First Earth Encyclopedia is a comprehensive introduction to the world around us. The engaging style of DK's First Reference series is applied to such topics as where and how people live, how to use maps, weather, world environments, and the changing climate -- inspiring younger readers to think about their own place in the world. -- Provided by publisher.