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Library of Congress Federal Research Division

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Works: 513 works in 1,377 publications in 1 language and 164,951 library holdings
Genres: Reference works  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals  History 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher
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Most widely held works by Library of Congress
Iraq : a country study by D.C.) American University (Washington( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on Iraq researched by the Federal Research Division, Library of Congress staff. Includes a country profile, along with information in the areas of: history, society and environment, economy, government and politics, and national security
Somalia : a country study by Helen Chapin Metz( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A researcher for Human Rights Watch describes the refugee camp in Dadaab, home to those fleeing civil war in Somalia, and highlights the life of various residents, including a former child soldier, a schoolgirl and a youth leader. --Publisher
Bulgaria : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venezuela : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 1,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the online version of "Venezuela: A Country Study," published by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. Includes a foreword, acknowledgments, and a preface. Offers information on the geography, economy, history, population, and social structure of the country. Describes armed forces, ethnic groups, transportation systems, and other aspects of Venezuela. Links to a bibliography, a glossary, and a site search form
Philippines : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the online version of "Philippines: A Country Study," provided by the U.S. Library of Congress. Discusses the Philippines' geography, society, economy, transportation, communications, government and politics, and national security. Details the history of the Philippines and the country's population, ethnic groups, social values, religious life, education, international economic relations, politics, foreign affairs, and military powers
Peru : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the full text of "Peru--A Country Study," published by the U.S. Library of Congress. Discusses Peru's geography, society, economy, transportation, communications, government, politics, national security, and history
Ghana : a country study by LaVerle Bennette Berry( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history, government and customs of Ghana
Bolivia : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany : a country study by United States( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Austria : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive overview of Austria with information such as history, society, environment, economy, government, and politics. Site includes a search engine
Turkey : a country study by United States( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of Turkey: A Country Study replaces the previous edition published in 1988. Like its predecessor, the present book attempts to treat in a compact and objective manner the dominant historical, social, economic, political, and national security aspects of contemporary Turkey. Sources of information included scholarly books, journals, and monographs; official reports and documents of governments and international organizations; and foreign and domestic newspapers and periodicals. Relatively up-to-date economic data were available from several sources, but the sources were not always in agreement. Chapter bibliographies appear at the end of the book; brief comments on some of the more valuable sources for further reading appear at the conclusion of each chapter. Measurements are given in the metric system; a conversion table is provided to assist those who are unfamiliar with the metric system (see table 1, Appendix A). Appendix B is a list of selected political parties and labor organizations, with their acronyms. The Glossary provides brief definitions of terms that may be unfamiliar to the general reader
China : a country study by United States( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume describes and analyzes the economic, national security, political, and social systems of the People's Republic of China. It includes a chronology from 1921-1987, a bibliography, a glossary, and an index
Ecuador : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indonesia : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discribes the history, politics, customs, etc. of India
Portugal : a country study by United States( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on Portugal, provided by the U.S. Library of Congress. Discusses Portugal's society, economy, transportation, communications, government, national security, social structure, religion, ethnic groups, political parties, foreign relations, and armed forces. Offers information on the history of Portugal, including the origins of Portugal, the formation of the monarchy, maritime expansion, constitutionalism, and republicanism
Uruguay : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the online edition of "Uruguay: A Country Study," published by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. Includes acknowledgments, a glossary, a search form, and a bibliography. Describes the country's history, armed forces, foreign relations, political groups, industries, and government. Highlights its economic policy, agricultural activities, and social classes
India : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, politics, customs, etc. of India
Honduras : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the full text of "Honduras--a Country study," published by the U.S. Library of Congress. Discusses the country's geography, society, economy, transportation, government and politics, national security, and gives historical background
Egypt : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singapore : a country study by Library of Congress( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features "Singapore--A Country Study," published by the Federal Research Division of the U.S. Library of Congress. Highlights the geography, society, religions, education, industry, transportation, communications, government, and national security of Singapore
 
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Bulgaria : a country study
Alternative Names
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress.

Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress.

FRD

Languages
English (214)

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Bulgaria : a country studyPhilippines : a country studyPeru : a country studyGhana : a country studyGermany : a country studyTurkey : a country studyEcuador : a country studyPortugal : a country study