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 moved to the capital for his secondary education in 1969 , and in 1976 he
entered the University of Ouagadougou to study economics , graduating in 1979.
Two years later he gained a master's degree in economics , specializing in ...
He moved to the Estonian Institute of Cattle Breeding in 1957 as head
zootechnician . A year later he married Ingrid née Ruus ; they have two
daughters . By the time he left the institute in 1963 he had become its assistant
director . For the next ...
Horst Köhler was born into an ethnic German family who had moved from
Romania to Skierbieszów in Nazi - occupied Poland on 22 February 1943. The
Köhlers moved into a vacant house whose Polish owners had been deported by