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Asian And Pacific American Heritage

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month – a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. A rather broad term, Asian/Pacific encompasses all of the Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia

Subject Guide

Central Asia (6 countries)


Here you will find links to descriptions of countries from the World Factbook.  Countries of Asia include Middle Eastern nations.  Some countries, like Turkey, Cyprus, and Russia, find themselves in Europe as well as Asia.

South Asia (9 countires)

East & Southeast Asia (18 countries)

Middle East (19 countries)