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Political handbook of the world, 2016-2017

Author: Tom Lansford
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, California : Sage, CQ Press, ©2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The online edition of Political Handbook of the World combines the same comprehensive country and intergovernmental organization profiles from the print edition with a convenient, user-friendly database that organizes the content with a number of browses. Major political events that have occurred since the publication of the print volume have been included as notes at the beginning of affected entries. Users can  Read more...
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Political handbook of the world, 2016-2017.
Thousand Oaks, California : Sage, CQ Press, ©2017
xv, 1941 pages
(OCoLC)989896870
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Lansford
ISBN: 9781506327174 1506327176
OCLC Number: 994147356
Notes: From 1929 through 1962, the Handbook was published as A Political Handbook of the World. After the introduction of full color maps, the Handbook was published as Political Handbook and Atlas of the World from 1963 to 1970. The Handbook was then updated with annual supplements titled The World This Year in 1971, 1972, and 1973. The Handbook then returned to Political Handbook of the World.
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 1941 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Volume 1. Afghanistan-Luxembourg --
volume 2. Macedonia-Zimbabwe.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Lansford ; associate editors, John Callahan, Jack Covarrubias, David Harms Holt, Wayne F. Lesperance Jr., Robert Redding.

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The online edition of Political Handbook of the World combines the same comprehensive country and intergovernmental organization profiles from the print edition with a convenient, user-friendly database that organizes the content with a number of browses. Major political events that have occurred since the publication of the print volume have been included as notes at the beginning of affected entries. Users can quickly access content from the Handbook by navigating a virtual table of contents, performing a keyword search, or browsing for country profiles by: regime type, party system, electoral system, system of government and region.

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