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Political Handbook of the World, 1959

Political Handbook of the World, 1959

By Walter H. Mallory

Harper (for the Council on Foreign Relations), 1959, 231 pp.

Brought up to date as of January 1, 1959, this standard annual reference work gives the composition of the governments of all countries; sums up party programs and lists their leaders; and lists newspapers, indicating their political affiliations and editors.