Mapping South America
Mapping the World
About 140 million years ago, South America and Africa broke apart, eventually drifting to their current positions on Earth. But when looking at a map of the two, they still look like puzzle pieces! Readers will learn many fascinating facts about the geography of South America. Colorful photographs and detailed maps introduce them to a continent full of high mountains, bustling cities, and fertile grasslands. Fact boxes enhance the main content further as readers expand their knowledge of South America's diverse landforms and cultures, as well as their map skills!