Taiwan A to Z is a fun and fascinating guide that uses colorful illustrations and informative graphics to introduce this beautiful island to students and young adults. From culture and history to music and sports, Taiwan A to Z offers a captivating overview of one of Asia’s most intriguing and vibrant countries.
Featuring 26 articles about the nation, one for each letter of the alphabet, this brief introduction contains many interesting facts about modern Taiwan, such as: street dance is a popular form of extracurricular activity among students; forests cover 60 percent of the island’s total land area; and the country is home to some of the world’s largest and most important IT companies. The concise articles in Taiwan A to Z also discuss the country’s climate, development, geography and population as well as fun aspects of Taiwanese culture, including night markets and roadside banquets. Furthermore, each article has a reference box that features a more detailed explanation of the topic, links to further information, or graphics or photos showing the places or activities mentioned. Taiwan A to Z is the perfect introductory guide to one of Asia’s hidden gems.