Shelter Masthead

Wonderful Houses Around the World
pages 34-37

Is this Roof Upside-Down?

pages 34-35
The house in the center of the village collects rainwater inside the home to use as drinking water. This is because even when wells are dug, the water is salty.

I wanted to see what the roof looked like, so I got a ride in an airplane to fly overhead and look at it. These houses are in the Casamance region of Senegal, Africa.

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