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Media and Politics in Modern India, Hist 2343/ASNS 2582: Reference & Overview

Country Overviews

Europa World Plus (online). Includes Europa World Year Book and the nine Regional surveys of the world, including Africa South of the Sahara and The Middle East and North Africa.
Europa World Year Book, 1963-present (a.k.a Europa Year Book).
Main Ref JN1 .E85, Main Ref JN1 .E852

Not current but good for historical background. See Europa World Plus (online) for latest.

South Asia, 2004, 2007
Main Libr DS331 .S6518

World Factbook, CIA (print and online) (1980-present).
"provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities." Also provides comparative tables.

Political handbook of the world, 2005-present (online)
Main Ref JF37 .P6, Main Libr JF37 .P6, 1928-present (with gaps) (print)

Statesman's Yearbook (print and online), 1866-present (with gaps).
Main Ref JA51 .S7 (These are shelved both with the rest of the Main Ref collection and in the "Bookhenge" area on the 1st floor.)

Country information, U.S. Department of State

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

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