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23 Peaks
"Follow adventurer Phil Buck and his team as they attempt to be the first to climb the highest peak in each nation of North, Central and South America..." Includes journals and photos.
K-12 African Resources
African curriculum materials, sample lesson plans, library resources, film reviews, information pertaining to African history and languages, and other teaching resources about Africa.
Africa Information Center
Information on the economies, cultures, histories, and tourism of African countries.
African Countries (Dinar)
Description of all African countries.
Amazon Adventure
An on-line journey exploring the Amazon river system in Brazil and Peru, Amazônia's history and environment, and the people who live there.
ArabNet: Arab Countries
Information on Arab art, homes, economics, history. Also includes an A-Z resource on camels
Byzantine and Islamic Worlds
Information about the history and art of these worlds.
C. K. Ladzekpo
Info. about this African musician and choreographer and the Anlo-Ewe culture in Africa.
Encyclopaedia of the Orient
History, people, and country information from the Orient.
The Great Online McKinley Climb
Part of Discovery Channel, this site offers wonderful maps, photgraphs and the story of a climb to reach the summit of Mt. McKinley. Allows users to follow the a real adventure.
Greenland Guide
News about traveling in Greenland. Information from the tourist board, from hotels, airlines and cruise lines, travel agencies and local tourist services.
iGuide - Israeli Internet Guide
Includes a memorial section to Yitzak Rabin and links to information on arts, computers, education, entertainment, government, politics, peace and more.
Kathmandu Portfolio + 1
Exhibition of photos and descriptions of Kathmandu, taken by Ira Kohen from 1970-1974
Laos (Laos Embassy)
Maya Civilization-- Past and Present
A menu of Maya information organized by the following topics: culture, language, maps, info on ancient city sites, rainforest environment, curriculum, and lins to other related sites.
Mongolia: The Legacy of Chinngis Khan
View the art of Mongolia.
North: Landscape of the Imagination
"The National Library has drawn on its collection of books, magazines, manuscripts and music to reveal the North of the artist. The collection...lends itself naturally to the retelling of one strand of northern history - the North as experienced and recreated through the imagination of its artist."
Puerto Rico
A wide scope of information pertaining to the island, its culture and people, and more.
Vatican City
Some images and a large amount of information about the Vatican City
Includes maps and a country profile.
A Virtual Journey through Morea, Greece
General information, history, tourist information, maps, photo gallery, links to related sites and more.
WWW Virtual Library - Asian Studies
Links collected on this page cover the Asia-Pacific region - from Yemen, Bengal, Japan, to the Caucuses.
WWW Virtual Library - Latin American Studies
This meta-list provides links to all osrts of multi-cultural sites. Information is organized by country, or you can browse by subject categories, such as: Art, Anthropology, Economy, Government, Health, Libraries, Maps, Networking, News, Publications, Travel.
WWW Virtual Library - Middle East Studies
Maintained by the University of Texas' Center for Middle Eastern Studies, this is a comprehensive index (meta-list) of the major information sources about and from the Middle East.