Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders pdf epub fb2

Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders by Eur 1st Ed pdf epub fb2

Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders Author: Eur 1st Ed
Title: Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
ISBN: 185743126X
ISBN13: 978-1857431261
Other Formats: mbr rtf docx txt
Pages: 656 pages
Publisher: Europa Publications; 1 edition (August 5, 2003)
Language: English
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Size PDF version: 1785 kb
Size EPUB version: 1280 kb
Subcategory: Politics & Government




This new work of biographical reference presents succinct narrative biographies of every serving head of state and head of government. Covering some 200 countries and territories, this book offers truly international coverage and provides invaluable background material on the world's government leaders. Featuring some 300 biographical profiles, it identifies some of the most important people in international affairs and clearly explains each country's type of government. A photographic section of a selection of the world's political leaders helps put a name to the face. In addition, addresses and telephone/fax/e-mail/internet details are listed in a user-friendly appendix.Each country section contains:* A brief explanation of its type of government and the respective roles of the head of state, the head of government and the legislature* A listing of the most recent heads of state and head of government, with dates of office* Biographical profiles of the current head of state and head of government, and other recent incumbents of these positions who remain significant and active political leaders* Photographic section with pictures of many of the world's political leaders* Fully indexed by name, date of taking office, and source of authorityProfiles of People in Power will prove valuable to public, academic and school libraries, as well as news agencies and government organizations.