If the World Were a Village
by David J. Smith; Shelagh Armstrong (Illustrator)
Call Number: 304.6 SMI
Publication Date: 2011
Breaks down the population of the world into a collection of one hundred representative people and describes what one would find in this global village, covering languages, ages, religions, food, air and water, schooling, and possessions, accompanied by vivid color illustrations.
Book of Peoples of the World
by Wade Davis (Editor); K. David Harrison (Editor); Catherine Herbert Howell (Editor); National Geographic Society Staff (Contribution by)
Call Number: 305.8 BOO
Publication Date: 2008
Provides accounts of over two hundred ethnic groups from around the world, providing information about their beliefs, customs, traditions, and challenges; grouped by geographical region, with photographs and maps.
The library has several books on world cultures, including these: