National Geographic Kids: Bizarre Mais Vrai! le Canada = Weird But True Canada (Paperback)

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Avis tous les Canadiens et aux mordus du Canada: pr parez-vous tre merveill's et stup faits par une foule de faits, de statistiques et d'anecdotes

Saviez-vous que la Monnaie royale canadienne a d j cr une pi ce de monnaie qui pesait plus de 90 kilos et qui tait valu e plus d'un million de dollars? Ou encore que le Canada tait le premier pays construire une piste d'atterrissage pour les ovnis? Peut- tre serez-vous surpris d'apprendre que Montr al est la deuxi me ville francophone en importance dans le monde?

Dans cette toute derni re dition de la's rie Bizarre mais vrai , vous d couvrirez toutes sortes d'animaux sauvages farfelus, d'aliments bizarres et de lieux tonnants du Canada

Calling all Canadians and Canada-philes: Get ready to be amazed and delighted by wacky facts, stats, tidbits, and trivia, eh? Did you know that the Royal Mint once created a coin weighing more than 90 kg and valued at over one million dollars? Or that Canada was the first country to build a UFO landing pad? Maybe you'd be amazed to discover that Montreal is the second largest French-speaking city in the world? It's all weird -- and it's all true... Canada style In this latest and greatest edition of Bizarre mais vrai, you'll read all about the wacky wildlife, bizarre bites, and strange scenes of Canada

Original title: Weird but True Canada

Product Details
ISBN: 9781443174572
ISBN-10: 1443174572
Publisher: Scholastic
Publication Date: May 28th, 2019
Pages: 208
Language: French
Series: National Geographic Kids



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