"Research completed April 1992." Supersedes the 1970 edition of Area handbook for Albania, coauthored by Eugene K. Keefe [and others].
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The ancient Illyrians The barbarian invasions and the Middle Ages The Albanian lands under Ottoman domination, 1835-1876 National awakening and the birth of Albania, 1876-1918 Interwar Albania, 1918-41 World War II and the rise of communism, 1941-44 Communist Albania Physical environment The Albanian people Social system Religion Education Health and welfare Economic policy and performance Economic system Work force and standard of living Agriculture Industry Transportation and communications Retail trade, services, and tourism Foreign economic relations Prospects for reform Origins of the political system Albania's communist party The government apparatus Mass organizations Mass media Reform politics Foreign policy Development of the armed forces Evolution of national security policy Defense organization Internal security.
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. (http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212)
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Available in Other Form
Print version: Albania. 2nd ed. Washington, D.C. : The Division : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O., 1994