size: 22x28cm 32pages. publisher: Hollym.
About this book
This colorful book introduces children to the many facets of Seoul, which in 1994 marked its six hundredth anniversary as the capital of Korea.
With maps and guidebooks in hand, Kurt and his sister Elise tour the exciting city. They go from its ancient palaces to state-of-the-art amusement parks, traditional markets to modern shopping centers, museums and galleries to sports facilities, and more. As they explore both sides of the Han River that flows through the city, they learn much about Korean history, culture and life.
Suzanne Crowder Han was born in Greenwood, South Carolina in 1953. She completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of South Carolina in 1975, majoring in Studio Art. She has lived in Korea since 1977 when she first came to the country as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer. She is now a freelance writer, editor and translator. She has Written a collection of Korean folk and fairy tales and a number of Korean guide books and children's books. She has also translated and published several Korean literary works. LC#: 93-61331