|aNew York, New York :|bCrabtree Publishing,|c.
|a24 p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c25 cm.
|aLearning about our global community
|aIncludes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
|aOur global community -- A basic need -- Building a home -- City homes -- Living in the country -- Cold and hot places -- Homes on the water -- On the move -- Earth-friendly homes -- Notes to educations -- Learning more.
|aPeople in communities around the world live in homes suited to their environment and natural resources. From homes made of mud and straw to homes built on stilts, readers will discover that all homes serve the same purpose, to meet our basic need for shelter.