The Sacred Ganges

From the Set Geography of the World

Like many other great rivers of the world, the Ganges starts as a trickle high in the mountains and affects the lives of the millions of people who live along its banks. But for the Hindus of India, it has a much deeper meaning. Discover the culture and people of the sacred Ganges.

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  • The Course of the River
  • Plants and Animals
  • The Ganges, Past and Present
  • A Useful River
  • People along the River
  • Looking to the Future
  • Glossary
  • A Ganges River Almanac
  • The Ganges River in the News
  • How to Learn More about the Ganges River
  • Index
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 915.4
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 5.9
Guided Reading Level V
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781614735670
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Charnan Simon

Charnan Simon has a BA in English literature from Carleton College and an MA in English literature from the University of Chicago. She has been an editor at both Cricket and Click magazines and has written more than 50 books for young readers. Ms. Simon lives in Madison, Wisconsin, with her husband Tom, their daughters, Ariel and Hana, Sam the dog, and Lily and Luna the cats.