An incomparable survey on the countries and territories of this immense region.
* Over 850 pages of in-depth analysis, up-to-date statistics and invaluable directory details
* Includes contributions from acknowledged authorities who examine topics of regional importance
* Provides a systematic survey of each country in turn.
'This is a magnificent compilation of timely information on an area of the world for which reliable data is often in short supply.' - American Reference Book Annual