The Newly Independent States of Eurasia: Handbook of Former Soviet Republics, 2nd Edition
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BeschreibungThis new edition features up-to-date statistical profiles of each of the republics that emerged after the collapse of the Soviet Union, covering demography, government, education, economics, geography, and communications, based on the most recent and reliable sources available. Each profile is followed by a succinct summary of that country's geography and history, a map, and an analysis of its current political, cultural, and economic issues. The book also contains general maps of various regions, a detailed glossary, extensive bibliographies, and a thoroughly cross-referenced index.
Pressestimmen.,."it is the best source of information that we have seen....provides perhaps the most up-to-date information on the Republics of the former Soviet Union....Excellent maps are provided....the most important contribution of this book is the in-depth historical and cultural analysis of each Republic, its ethnic and religious groups, and its political motivations....the historical approach delves much deeper than the larger publication can afford.... the Bataldens have made a large contribution to available information on this topic. It is pleasing to have so much information together in one place with excellent maps. This book will be a great addition to our reference collection!"-Spotlight on World Affairs
Untertitel: Empfohlen von 12 bis 12 Jahren. Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ORYX PR
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2000
Seitenanzahl: 248 Seiten