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Clio Press, 1993 - Reference - 591 pages

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Contents

INTRODUCTION xiji
1
TRAVELLERS ACCOUNTS
10
GEOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY
16
FLORA AND FAUNA
35
Bahrain P T H Unwin
49
The Yemens G Rex Smith
50
Zambia Anne M Bliss and J A Rigg
51
Puerto Rico Elena E Cevallos
52
Argentina Alan Biggins
130
Burma Patricia M Herbert
132
Laos Helen Cordell
133
Montserrat Riva BerleantSchiller
134
Afghanistan Schuyler Jones
135
Equatorial Guinea Randall Fegley
136
Turks and Caicos Islands Paul G Boultbee
137
Virgin Islands Verna Penn Moll
138

Namibia Stanley Schoeman and Elna Schoeman
53
Tanzania Colin Darch
54
Jordan Ian J Seccombe
55
Kuwait Frank A Clements
56
Brazil Solena V Bryant
57
Israel Esther M Snyder preliminary compilation E Kreiner
58
Romania Andrea Deletant and Dennis Deletant
59
Spain Graham J Shields
60
Atlantic Ocean H G R King
61
Canada Ernest Ingles
62
Cameroon Mark W DeLancey and Peter J Schraeder
63
Malta John Richard Thackrah
64
Thailand Michael Watts
65
Austria Denys Salt with the assistance of Arthur Farrand Radley
66
Norway Leland B Sather
67
Czechoslovakia David Short
68
Irish Republic Michael Owen Shannon
69
Pacific Basin and Oceania Gerald W Fry and Rufino Mauricio
70
Portugal P T H Unwin
71
West Germany Donald S Detwiler and Ilse E Detwiler
72
Syria Ian J Seccombe
73
Trinidad and Tobago Frances Chambers
74
Barbados Robert B Potter and Graham M S Dann
76
East Germany Ian Wallace
77
Mozambique Colin Darch
78
Libya Richard I Lawless
79
Sweden Leland B Sather and Alan Swanson
80
Iran Reza Navabpour
81
Dominica Robert A Myers
82
Denmark Kenneth E Miller
83
Paraguay R Andrew Nickson
84
Indian Ocean Julia J Gotthold
85
with the assistance of Donald W Gotthold 86 Egypt Ragai N Makar
86
Gibraltar Graham J Shields
87
The Netherlands Peter King and Michael Wintle
88
Bolivia Gertrude M Yeager
89
Papua New Guinea Fraiser McConnell
90
The Gambia David P Gamble
91
Somalia Mark W DeLancey Sheila L Elliott December Green Kenneth J Menkhaus Mohammad Haji Moqtar Peter J Schraeder
92
Brunei Sylvia C Engelen Krausse Gerald H Krausse
93
Albania William B Bland
94
Singapore Stella R Quah Jon S T Quah
95
Guyana Frances Chambers
96
Chile Harold Blakemore
97
El Salvador Ralph Lee Woodward
98
The Arctic H G R King
99
Nigeria Robert A Myers
100
Ecuador David Corkhill
101
Uruguay Henry Finch with the assistance of Alicia Casas de Barrán
102
Japan Frank Joseph Shulman
103
Belgium R C Riley
104
Macau Richard Louis Edmonds
105
Philippines Jim Richardson
106
Bulgaria Richard J Crampton
107
The Bahamas Paul G Boultbee
108
Peru John Robert Fisher
109
Venezuela D A G Waddell
110
Dominican Republic Kai Schoenhals
111
Colombia Robert H Davis
112
Taiwan Weichin
113
Switzerland Heinz K Meier and Regula A Meier
114
Hong Kong lan Scott
115
Bhutan Ramesh C Dogra
116
Suriname Rosemarijn Hoefte
117
Djibouti Peter J Schraeder
118
Grenada Kai Schoenhals
119
Monaco Grace L Hudson
120
GuineaBissau Rosemary Galli
121
Cape Verde Caroline S Shaw
123
Ghana Robert A Myers
124
Greenland Kenneth E Miller
125
Costa Rica Charles L Stansifer
126
Siberia David N Collins
127
Tibet John Pinfold
128
Northern Ireland Michael Owen Shannon
129
Honduras Pamela F Howard Reguindin
139
Mauritius Pramila Ramgulam Bennett
140
Mauritania Simonetta Calderini Delia Cortese James L A Webb
141
Timor Ian Rowland
142
St Vincent and the Grenadines Robert B Potter
143
Texas James Marten
144
Burundi Morna Daniels
145
Hawaii Nancy J Morris Love Dean
146
Vietnam David Marr Kristine AlilunasRodgers
147
Sierra Leone Margaret Binns Tony Binns
148
Gabon David Gardinier
149
Botswana John A Wiseman
150
Angola Richard Black
151
Central African Republic Pierre Kalck
152
Seychelles George Bennett with collaboration from Pramila Ramgulam Bennett
153
Rwanda Randall Fegley
154
Berlin Ian Wallace
155
Mongolia Judith Nordby
156
Liberia E EllwoodDunn
157
Maldives Christopher H B Reynolds
158
Liechtenstein Regula A Meier
159
England Alan
160
The Baltic States Inese Smith and Martina V Grunts
161
Congo Randall Fegley
162
Armenia Vrej Nersessian
163
POPULATION AND DEMOGRAPHY
181
FOLKLORE CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS
196
POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT
218
FOREIGN RELATIONS
235
ECONOMY
257
INDUSTRY AND INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY
275
TRADE
291
Water
300
Rail
303
Air
311
AGRICULTURE FORESTRY FISHING
313
Forestry
320
Fishing
323
LABOUR TRADE UNIONS UNEMPLOYMENT
325
STATISTICS
336
ENVIRONMENT PLANNING GREEN ISSUES
341
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
352
VISUAL AND DECORATIVE ARTS
360
Sculpture
364
Pottery and porcelain
365
Metalwork
369
Glass
373
Furniture
374
Painting
376
Illustration
381
PERFORMING ARTS
384
Theatre opera dance
399
Cinema
406
ARCHITECTURE
411
LANGUAGE
429
Old and Middle English
431
Etymology
432
Dialect
433
Bad language
435
Idioms
437
Synonyms
438
Usage
440
Grammar spelling punctuation
442
Dictionaries
443
LITERATURE
448
CHILDRENS LITERATURE AND READING
461
SPORT AND RECREATION
468
LIBRARIES MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES
493
BOOK TRADE
505
THE PRESS
513
RADIO AND TELEVISION
522
DIRECTORIES
529
INDEX
537
MAP OF ENGLAND 593
Copyright

About the author (1993)

Dr Alan Day received an honours degree in history from the University of Cambridge, an MPhil degree in English from the University of Leeds, a PhD degree in geography from the University of Manchester, and a postgraduate diploma in Librarianship from University College London. His World Bibliographical Series volume, England, was included in CHOICE's Outstanding Academic Books list in January 1995 and was nominated as one of 1995's best research tools by Lingua Franca. He is joint-editor-compiler of Walford's Guide to Reference Material Vol. 2.

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