Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
The second edition of this important biographical reference presents over 300 succinct narrative biographies of some of the most important, influential and powerful people in the world. Covering some 200 countries and territories it profiles every serving head of state and head of government and explains both, the role of the head of state, head of government and the legislature as well as each country's type of government.
Containing biographical profiles of close to 350 world leaders, this book will be essential for anyone needing information on those in power. Entries for each country or territory include:
This new edition is going to be a great asset to reference libraries, as well as governmental and political organizations world-wide.
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He served as deputy defence minister for a year from 1981 before leaving
government service . As Albania underwent its transition to democracy , Moisiu
was appointed defence minister in the technical government from October 1991
India : A. P. J. Abdul Kalam He graduated from the Madras Institute of Technology
in 1958 with a degree in aeronautical engineering and immediately applied to
both the Indian air force ( IAF ) and the defence ministry's directorate of technical
Janša was dismissed as minister of defence in March 1994 after allegations that
army officials had beaten up an employee of the interior ministry . Though the
situation was unclear , it was obvious that the interior and defence ministries had