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Political Leaders Assignment

 

Background on Countries

U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets
Include facts about the relations between specific countries and the United States. Links for each country provide more information on the history and current issues in each country profiled.

World Factbook.
Prepared annually by the CIA for the use of government officials. Current country profiles and statistics.
Ref. [q.] G 123 .W6
Online: updated regularly

Statesman's Year-Book.
Another good source for brief information about countries. Entries list population, constitution and government, international memberships, economic and energy statistics and general cultural and historical information.
Ref. JA 51 .S7

Europa World Year Book. 3 vols.
Begins with basic descriptions and brief histories of international organizations. Countries are listed alphabetically; each entry contains an introductory survey of recent history, economic affairs, etc., followed by a statistical survey and a directory with names and addresses of officials and major organizations.
Ref. [q.] JN 1 q.E85

 

Background on Elections

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International Encyclopedia of Elections
Call Number: Ref. JF1001 .I57 2000
ISBN: 1568024150

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World Encyclopedia of Political Systems and Parties
Call Number: Ref. JF2011 .W67 1999
ISBN: 0816028745

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Political Parties of the World
Call Number: Ref. JF2051 .D39 2002
ISBN: 095362787X

 

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