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Africa South of the Sahara 2013

42nd Edition

Edited by Europa Publications


1,592 pages

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Hardback: 9781857436594
pub: 2012-10-31
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The definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic, political, statistical and directory data.

New for 2013:

  • fully revised government lists for all countries
  • details on major news stories over the past 12 months, including the post-secession conflict between Sudan and South Sudan and the military coups in Mali and Guinea-Bissau.
  • essays on Brazil-Africa Relations and West African Security Issues

General Survey

Thoroughly revised and updated analytical articles covering issues including: Economic Trends; Health and Medical Issues; State Failure; Development; and China’s Influence in Sub-Saharan Africa

Country Surveys

Individual chapters on every country incorporating:

  • essays on the physical and social geography, recent history and economy
  • an extensive statistical survey of economic indicators
  • a full directory containing names, addresses and contact details for key areas such as the government, diplomatic representation, the media, finance, trade and industry, and defence
  • a useful bibliography, providing sources for further research

Regional Information

Detailed information on regional organizations; commodities; research institutes; and select bibliographies of books and periodicals.

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