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Political Handbook of the World, 1953
Political Handbook of the World, 1953
By Walter H. Mallory and Joseph Barber
Harper (for the Council on Foreign Relations), 1953, 233 pp.

The new edition of this standard reference book takes account of the many political changes in governments throughout the world during 1952, notably in Iron Curtain countries. The section on the United States has been completely revised to cover the change of Administration. Members of all governments are listed, party programs summarized and newspapers identified.