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The United States: Geography of a Nation (2nd Edition)

25 minutes 4 seconds

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Divides the United States into nine regions and points out major cities, industries, geographic features, and natural resources of each. Covers New England, the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, South Central, North Central, Mountain West, and Pacific West regions. Also includes Alaska and Hawaii.

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Runtime: 25 minutes 4 seconds

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