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 Administration 10. Current leaders 11. Defence 12. InternationalRelations 13. Economy 14. Energy and Natural Resources 15. Environment 16. Industry 17. International Trade 18. Communications 19. Social Institutions 20. Culture 21. Diplomatic Representatives Further Reading Abbreviations Place and International Organizations Index Index of Current leaders
Barry Turner is the seventh editor in the 150-year history of The Statesman's Yearbook. He has a Ph.D. in Political History and has been a full-time writer for 30 years. He has worked as a journalist and broadcaster in the field of politics, biography, travel and education, and is the author of over 20 books. He is a regular contributor to The Times as a book reviewer and serializer.
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