Major European Union Nations Series (15 Titles)

Major European Union Nations Series (15 Titles)

$149.25

Today’s young people need a global perspective in order to understand the world around them. This series will provide students with vivid insights into the European Union’s growing political & economic force on the international stage, as well as into the growing challenges facing its member nations in the 21st century. The economy, the environment, and immigration are just a few of the issues discussed.

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Austria

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651599 | $9.95 | Paperback

Austria is a German-speaking country with a long history and rich cultural traditions, from kings and queens to musical composers. It has been a member of the EU since 1995. In today's world, Austria welcomes immigrants and struggles to deal with the financial troubles sweeping through Europe. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Belgium

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651605| $9.95 | Paperback

Although Belgium is a small country, it is a big player in Europe. It was a founding member of the EU back in 1952. Today, Brussels, its capital city, is one of the EU's centers. Despite being divided between French and Dutch speakers, Belgium is a strong country with a lot going on culturally and politically. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Czech Republic

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651612| $9.95 | Paperback

The Czech Republic is one of the newest countries in the world. It's also new to the EU--it joined in 2004. People have lived in what we now call the Czech Republic for thousands of years, however. This land has a long history and is moving forward while dealing with challenges like the recent global recession. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Denmark

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651629| $9.95 | Paperback

Denmark is a peaceful northern country that joined the EU in 1973. From the Vikings to the modern day, Denmark has a long history. Today, Denmark is a very environmentally conscious nation with a lot going on. It also must figure out how to deal with issues of immigration and the global recession as it looks to the future. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

France

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651636| $9.95 | Paperback

As one of the most powerful countries in Europe, France is a key player in the EU. In fact, it was one of the EU's founding members. France has a long history filled with kings, inventors, and revolutions. Today, citizens are asking what it means to be French, as more and more immigrants move to France. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Germany

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651643 | $9.95 | Paperback

Ever since Germany formed in 1871, it has been a major world player. It was even a founding member of the EU in 1952. Although Germany's 20th-century history was often dark, it is now one of the most prosperous and stable countries in the world. It has struggled during the global recession, but it has also been a leader in facing the EU's economic difficulties. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Greece

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651650 | $9.95 | Paperback

Greece's economy has struggled a lot in recent years, but it has a long, rich history to draw on to help solve its problems. Greece is known as the birthplace of democracy and the Olympics, among many other things. It has been a member of the EU since 1981. Today, the EU and Greece are working together to help solve this country's serious economic problems. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Ireland

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651667| $9.95 | Paperback

Not long ago, Ireland was a country dealing with poverty and violence. Today, it has turned around and is now a peaceful nation. Ireland became a member of the EU in 1973. Its history also includes the Catholic Church, the potato famine, and long struggles for freedom. While Ireland's economy is currently doing poorly because of the global recession, it is working hard to recover. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Italy

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651674| $9.95 | Paperback

Italy is a tourist destination for thousands of people every year. It was also a founding member of the EU in 1952. Italy has a long history, from the Romans to the Renaissance. Today it faces modern-day issues such as immigration, women's rights, and the economic recession. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

The Netherlands

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651681 | $9.95 | Paperback

The Netherlands is one of the most progressive countries in the EU. It was a founding member in 1952 and has supported a more unified Europe for a long time. The Netherlands has figured out innovative ways to battle climate change and deal with the global recession. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Poland

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651698 | $9.95 | Paperback

Poland is an Eastern European country that is stepping up on the world stage. It joined the EU in 2004 as part of that journey. For a long time, Poland has been home to scientific thinkers, artists, and musicians. Today, it is one of the countries that have weathered the global recession the best, proving this nation's strength. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Portugal

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651704| $9.95 | Paperback

Long ago, Portugal was one of the world's most powerful countries, as it explored and conquered places far from home. Today, it is a nation that has had some economic and social struggles, but also some triumphs. It joined the EU in 1986, and continues to build on its long history. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Spain

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651711 | $9.95 | Paperback

Spain has it all: beaches, modern cities, soaring architecture, mountains, and more. It has been a member of the EU since 1986. From the ancient Celts to the Moors to the Christian kings and queens, many people have influenced Spain. It has recently taken a step back in the current financial crisis, but this proud nation is slowly getting back on its feet. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Sweden

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651728 | $9.95 | Paperback

A member of the EU since 1995, Sweden is one of the most stable and peaceful countries in the world. It takes caring for its people and the environment very seriously. Recently, it bounced back strongly from the global recession, and it is working hard to rebuild its economy. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

United Kingdom

View Product | ISBN: 9781682651735 | $9.95 | Paperback

A member of the EU since 1973, the United Kingdom is made up mostly of England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has long been one of the most powerful countries in the world. Today, the UK struggles with issues like immigration and the global financial crisis, but it continues to have a lot of influence around the globe. Discover more about this exciting, modern nation!

Description

15 Titles
Series ISBN: 9781682650059
Grade Range: 5th – 8th
64 pages each

A whole child approach ensures that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported and challenged.

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