Africa South of the Sahara 2014 (Hardback)Europa Publications (editor)
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The definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic, political, statistical and directory data.
New for 2014:fully revised government lists for all countriescoverage of major new stories over the past 12 months, including the strained post-secession relations between Sudan and South Sudan and the Islamist rebellion in Malielection results from Kenya, Djibouti, Zimbabwe and Togo
Thoroughly revised and updated analytical articles written by experts on the region and covering both continent-wide and sub-regional issues.
Individual chapters on every country incorporating:essays on the physical and social geography, recent history and economyan extensive statistical survey of economic indicators a full directory containing names, addresses and contact details for key areas such as the government, diplomatic representation, the media, finance, trade and industry, and defence a useful bibliography, providing sources for further research
Detailed information on regional organizations; commodities; research institutes; and select bibliographies of books and periodicals.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 1596
Weight: 2200 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 mm
Edition: 43rd New edition
"This is probably the best reference work available on this part of the African continent."
- Reference Reviews
"This edition provides a timely benchmark for the notoriously fluid sub-Saharan region."
- RUSI Journal
"A well-balanced, well-judged and remarkably comprehensive volume."
- Times Literary Supplement
"This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date guide to African countries and organizations."
- International Affairs
"The best thing of its kind on the market."
- West Africa
"La piu accurata e completa radiografia economico geografica di questa parte di mondo."
- Atlante Milan
"Splendid annual survey."
- Reference & Research Book News
"A welcome addition to any library shelf."
- Africa Events
"Packed with information on countries from Angola to Zimbabwe ... an invaluable reference guide to the Continent." - African Review
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