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Country Profiles (BBC News)
Guides to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions. They also include audio and video clips from BBC archives.
World Factbook (Central Intelligence Agency)
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities
WHO Country Index
Organized alphabetically, this index provides access to health-related information about WHO member countries.
IMF Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers
The papers in this collection are organized by country.
Global Road Warrior
Profiles of 175 countries including country facts, climate, society & culture, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, transportation, maps and communications.
Print resource in Andersen Library
- The statesman's yearbook - editions since 1904 in 3rd-floor Main Collection JA51 .S7.
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