Researchers have easy access to fascinating information about 27 world regions. Complete overviews of major countries and regions provide facts about geography and climate, natural resources, industry and economics, transportation, education, population, and environment. "Key Facts" and "At-a-Glance" boxes present statistical information in an easy to read format.
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