Renowned as one of the world's leading reference works Covering over 250 countries and territories, the 2004 edition provides detailed country surveys that contain the latest analytical, statistical and directory data, and remains an indispensable source of information on worldwide affairs Volume I contains a comprehensive listing of over 1,650 international organizations such as the United Nations, the European Union and NATO, and provides details of countries arranged alphabetically from Afghanistan to Jordan. Volume II covers countries from Kazakhstan to Zimbabwe Detailed coverage of over 1,650 international organizations and their functions Details of recent history, the government, defence, economic affairs, social welfare, education and public holidays A statistical survey covering the major economic indicators An exhaustive directory of invaluable names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers, e-mail and internet addresses and background information on the constitution, government, political organizations, diplomatic representation, the judicial system, the press, finance, broadcasting and communications, and trade and industry.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 4450
Weight: 6804 g
Dimensions: 285 x 220 x 133 mm
Edition: Revised edition