The Alps are the youngest and highest mountain system in Europe. They stretch across the western and southern part of the continent in a broad arc. The mountain range starts near the Mediterranean Sea on the border between France and Italy. Then it curves north- and eastward through northern Italy, Switzerland Liechtenstein, southern Germany, Austria and Slovenia.
Contents : 16 pages
-How the Alps were formed
-Plants and Vegetation
-History and Transportation
-Climbing the Alps
-Alptransit - The world's longest tunnel
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