Pocket World in Figures 2018

Author: The Economist

Publisher: Profile Books

ISBN: 1782833056

Category: Reference

Page: 666

View: 1613

DOWNLOAD NOW »

For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been informing and entertaining readers around the world with its blend of the serious, the quirky and the downright surprising. Where else would you find out, in a single volume, that 98% of Suriname is forest, that Switzerland sells the most expensive Big Macs or that the Norway spends the most per person on music downloads? The 2018 edition includes data from over 180 countries, presented in a series of rankings and country profiles. The rankings cover subjects as diverse as geography and demographics, business, economics and finance, health and welfare, culture and entertainment. Updated, revised and expanded each year to include new rankings and features, it also includes detailed statistical profiles of more than 65 of the world's major economies, the euro area and the world itself. And, once again, the 2018 edition will showcase the Economist's strength in data journalism by including charts and graphs, and will invite readers to test their knowledge with its world rankings quiz, making the book an indispensable - and entertaining - guide to the world in figures.
Release

Pocket World in Figures 2019

Author: The Economist

Publisher: Profile Books

ISBN: 1782834737

Category: Reference

Page: N.A

View: 4482

DOWNLOAD NOW »

For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been the indispensable handbook on the state of the world, covering demographics, industry, politics, geography, culture and more. Where else would you find out, in a single volume, that Ukraine is the most equal country on earth, that Tajikistan has the world's highest divorce rate or that Monaco, uniquely, has more telephone landlines than people? The new edition includes data from over 180 countries, presented in a series of rankings and country profiles. Updated, revised and expanded each year to include new rankings and features, it also includes detailed statistical profiles of more than 65 of the world's major economies, the euro area and the world itself. And, once again, the 2019 edition will showcase the Economist's strength in data journalism by including charts and graphs, and will invite readers to test their knowledge with its world rankings quiz.
Release

Pocket World in Figures 2020

Author: The Economist

Publisher: Profile Books

ISBN: 1782835644

Category: Reference

Page: N.A

View: 6811

DOWNLOAD NOW »

For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been the indispensable handbook on the state of the world, covering demographics, industry, politics, geography, culture and more. Where else would you find out, in a single volume, that Zambia is the most entrepreneurial country on earth, that Qatar uses the most energy per head of population, and the Virgin Islands has the fourth highest murder rate of any region in the world? The new edition includes data from over 180 countries, presented in a series of rankings and country profiles. Updated, revised and expanded each year to include new rankings and features, it also includes detailed statistical profiles of more than 65 of the world's major economies, the euro area and the world itself. And, once again, the 2020 edition will showcase the Economist's strength in data journalism by including charts and graphs, and will invite readers to test their knowledge with its world rankings quiz.
Release

Technology Strategy

Developing UK Capability

Author: Great Britain. Dept. of Trade and Industry. Technology Strategy Board

Publisher: Red Globe Press

ISBN: 1352007436

Category:

Page: 8

View: 7974

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Release

the Global Leadership Lookout

Comparative studies on leadership practices in eighteen nations

Author: N.A

Publisher: CCBS Press

ISBN: 9079646407

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 170

View: 5430

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Our world is internationalising at a fast pace, and more and more of us choose to find work elsewhere. As a result, we find ourselves confronted with culturally diverse management expectations. This book offers localised leadership insights and findings for no less than eighteen countries across the globe. Co-authered by students and lecturers of the 'Cross-Cultural Business Skills' elective (minor) course, at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands).
Release

Pocket A-Z World Atlas

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241317525

Category:

Page: 432

View: 4311

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Now in its 7th Edition, Atlasis both appealing and affordable, providing a fascinating insight into the world in which we live. Featuring DK's outstanding cartography and design, this new edition has been updated to reflect recent geopolitical changes, such as the new nation of South Sudan, the annexation of Crimea, the Inuit place names in Canada and the populations of Chinese towns. It might be small but with over 165 fully up-to-date maps and a reference section with profiles of each of the world's 196 nations, Atlasis the perfect companion for those wanting to know all the essential facts. With figures and insights, from geography and climate to population and economy, Atlas's handy pocket size is the ideal addition to your bag or desk.
Release

Irrigation Pocket Book

Or, Facts, Figures, and Formulae, for Irrigation Engineers, Being a Series of Notes on Miscellaneous Subjects Connected with Irrigation

Author: Robert Burton Buckley

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 9781340779863

Category:

Page: 500

View: 6131

DOWNLOAD NOW »

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
Release

Pocket Bios: Charlie Chaplin

Author: Al Berenger

Publisher: Roaring Brook Press

ISBN: 1250213800

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 3984

DOWNLOAD NOW »

A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of actor and silent film legend Charlie Chaplin. Charlie Chaplin, renowned comic silent film icon, enjoyed a successful seventy-five year career as an actor, filmmaker, and composer. Born into a life of poverty and hardship in London, he began working before he was nine years old and rose quickly to fame for his persona "the Tramp." One of the best known figures in the world during his heyday, Chaplin is still famous today for his myriad of iconic silent film roles. Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and cheerful illustrations. Titles include men and women from history, exploration, the sciences, the arts, the ancient world, and more.
Release

Pocket Bios: Coco Chanel

Author: Al Berenger

Publisher: Roaring Brook Press

ISBN: 125021372X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1413

DOWNLOAD NOW »

A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of renowned fashion designer Coco Chanel. Gabrielle Bonheur "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer and businesswoman, is famous for founding the famous Chanel brand and for popularizing a new, more sporty and relaxed aesthetic for women's clothing. Follow Chanel's life and accomplishments from her childhood in Saumur to her eventual creation of the successful couture empire she's known for today. Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and cheerful illustrations. Titles include men and women from history, exploration, the sciences, the arts, the ancient world, and more.
Release