A Lesson in Geography: America, North America, the Americas, and More

America is a country. North America is a continent. And then there are kingdoms and republics.

Own artwork using illustrations from Wiki Creative Commons

Don’t you get a little tired of those who come to you with the great put-down that America is not the name of the United States of America — that America is a continent? Every now and then…




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Tessa Schlesinger

Tessa Schlesinger

Author writing fiction. Loves photography, beauty, decor, dancing, travel, & secular ethics. Born and bred in Africa.

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