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Published: 10 June 2010

432 Pages | c.200 maps


ISBN: 9780199580729

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A Guide to Countries of the World

Third Edition

Peter Stalker

Oxford Quick Reference

  • Revised and fully updated to reflect the very latest developments in every country
  • Concise overviews of every country in the world, covering social, economic, religious, and political issues
  • Each entry includes a clear map and key facts about that country e.g. capital city, GDP, life expectancy, religion, etc.
  • Invaluable supplementary material includes main social and economic indicators country-by-country as well as information on international organizations, e.g. the EU and the United Nations
  • Each entry features at least one recommended web link, which are accessed and kept up-to-date via the Guide to Countries of the World companion website

New to this Edition:

  • All entries fully revised and brought up to date
  • New entry for Kosovo
  • Appendix of regional groupings, such as members of the UN, the EU, the African Union, etc., with essential information about these groupings
  • Web links for many entries

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