This book is suitable for ages 9 to 10 years. "Israel - The people" is a careful update that examines sensitive issues through the use of several new images. Readers are given an insight into who lives in the country of Israel and how, despite its ancient roots, the country is thoroughly modern and constantly changing. This book also includes new information on settlers and peace and hope for the future. The topics include: creating a homeland; a primer on the ancient history of the land of Israel; the many different peoples who call Israel home; life in Israel's army; settlers; and war and peace.