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The statesman's yearbook : the politics, cultures, and economies of the world.

Author: Barry Turner
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2016, 152nd editionView all editions and formats
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This classic reference work presents a political, economic and social account of every country of the world together with facts and analysis. The 2016 edition includes: Revised and updated biographical profiles of all current leaders ; Extensive updates to country economic overviews ; Expanded and updated historical introductions ; Chronology of key political events from April 2014 to March 2015 ; Comprehensive  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Turner
ISBN: 9781137439987 113743998X 9781137323248 1137323248 9780230377691 0230377696 9780230360099 0230360092
OCLC Number: 946228867
Notes: Editors vary.
Description: xxxii, 1528 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour), maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Time Zones Map Flags of the World/Map of the World (Colour Pull-out Section) Key World Facts Chronology of World Events PART I 1. International Organizations PART II: COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD A-Z: 2. Key Historical Events 3. Territory and Population 4. Social Statistics 5. Climate 6. Constitution and Government 7. Government Chronology 8. Recent Elections 9. Current Government 10. Current leaders 11. Defence 12. Economy 13. Energy and Natural Resources 14. Environment 15. Industry 16. International Trade 17. Communications 18. Social Institutions 19. Religion 20. Culture 21. Diplomatic Representatives 22. Further Reading Abbreviations Place and International Organizations Index Index of Current leaders
Other Titles: Politics, cultures, and economies of the world
Statesman's year-book
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