WHAT'S INSIDE: ASIA
- Northern Asia
- Southern Asia
- Physical Features
Bangladesh, or People's Republic of Bangladesh, an independent country in southern Asia.
Japan, officially Nippon, a country off the east coast of Asia. It consists of four large islands—Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku—and more than 3,300 smaller ones, including the Ryukyu chain.