If the World Were a Village
|Author:||David J. Smith|
What if the world's population were represented by a village of just 100 people?
This beautiful and unique book, explains facts about the world's population in a simple and fascinating way. Instead of unimaginable billions, it presents the whole world as a village of just 100 people.
We soon find out that 22 speak a Chinese dialect and that 17 cannot read or write. We also discover the people's religions, their education, their standard of living, and much much more... Perfect for inspiring children with an interest in geography, citizenship and different customs and cultures, whether they read it at home or at school.