A completely revised and updated new Seventh Edition of the classic five-volume reference to all countries of the world, their dependencies, and the United Nations. Provides a 2 1/2 -million word portrait of the 176 countries of the world, under 50 uniform subject headings, and includes a complete, up-to-the-minute volume on the United Nations and its agencies. Covers new countries, new members to the United Nations, and population projections to the year 2000. Contains 70ew material, and has been completely reset for easy readability. Includes 187 black-and-white maps and 5 color endsheet maps.The pace of development in various parts of the UAE is thus necessarily uneven. ... Manual labor is largely performed by Pakistanis and Iranians, while many Indians are to be found in clerical positions. ... of fish are caught, including rock cod, tuna, mackerel, sardines, anchovies, jack, marlin, red mullet, bream, and snapper.
|Title||:||Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations: Asia & Oceania|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons Inc - 1988|