This classic reference work is the standard source of up-to-date political, economic and social information on 250 countries and territories. Each country is covered by an individual chapter which includes updated economic and demographic statistics and an extensive directory of names and addresses for all key areas of the country's economic, social and political structure. Volume One contains a comprehensive listing of more than 1,650 international organizations and the first part of the alphabetical survey of countries of the world, from Afghanistan to Jordan. Volume Two covers countries from Kazakstan to Zimbabwe. Updated and revised annually.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd