The Land of the Andes
From the Set Geography of the World
Many people make their homes in the grasslands, deserts, and rain forests of the Andes, just as their Inca ancestors did thousands of years ago. Yet the history of the Andes goes back even further. Explore the many mysteries of this alluring mountain range.
- To Honor the Sun God
- The Making of a Mountain Range
- About the Andes
- Plants and Animals of the Andes
- The People of the Andes
- The Culture of the Andes
- An Andes Almanac
- The Andes in the News
- How to Learn More about the Andes
Author: Barbara A. Somervill
Barbara A. Somervill is the author of many books for children. She also writes video scripts and textbooks. She loves learning and sees every writing project as a chance to learn new information or gain a new understanding. Somervill grew up in New York State, but she has also lived in Toronto, Canada; Canberra, Australia; California; and South Carolina. She is a graduate of Saint Lawrence University in Canton, New York, and currently lives with her husband in Simpsonville, South Carolina.