This is a resource which gives students an insight into the country's geography. The text covers all the requirements of the new curriculum with topics including physical features, climate, population and settlement, agriculture, economics, tourism and culture. There is a regional comparison of the Nile Delta and the Sinai Peninsula, and the country is looked at within a global, as well as a Middle Eastern context, to provide a wider understanding and to lend depth to this study. The use of a variety of resources enhances the text. There are activities throughout each unit.