This book describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Nigeria. All books of the critically-acclaimed Cultures of the World(R) series ensure an immersive experience by offering vibrant photographs with descriptive nonfiction narratives, and interactive activities such as creating an authentic traditional dish from an easy-to-follow recipe. Copious maps and detailed timelines present the past and present of the country, while exploration of the art and architecture help your readers to understand why diversity is the spice of Life.
Physical features Climate Rivers The rain forest
The precolonial north The southern states The 19th
Christianity New forms of old religions
Sports Enjoying stories Restful pursuits Leisure
Drinks The southern diet The northern diet Kitchens
A northern Nigerian
Abuja African ancestors animals areas became become believed Benin British called capital cattle century ceremony Chad Christian churches cloth communities cooking cotton cover crops culture dance Delta developed economic elections English ethnic groups European example export farming festivals fire fishing forest Fulani funeral groups Hausa human Ibadan important independence indigenous industry influence Islamic Kano Lagos Lake land language live major marriage means miles military Muslims natural needs Niger Nigeria northern northern Nigeria official once Opposite original parties percent performed Plateau political population practice problems produce protect rain region religions religious represent River rule similar slaves social society Sokoto southern spirit status stories town trade traditional trees village wear West Western women World Yoruba