The encyclopedia of the United Nations and international relations / Edmund Jan Osmańczyk.
New York : Taylor and Francis, 1990.
xvii, 1220 pages ; 28 cm
Title on cover, spine and p. [i]: The encyclopedia of the United Nations and international agreements. "[The Encyclopedia] contains data on the structure of the United Nations, its specialized agencies, and the many intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations, international and regional, which cooperate with the United Nations. It also contains entries on several thousand international agreements, conventions and treaties, quoted in part or in their entirety..."--User's guide, p. xvii. Includes the following indexes: subject index ("A Selective Index"), p. 1103-1179; index of agreements, conventions, treaties, p. 1181-1194; index of names, p. 1195-1220. Entries and listings for international agreements are frequently found under their key terms only. These agreements are often refered to by their popular (not official) name. Entries and listings for organizations are often found under their acronym only, e.g. the description and subject index entry for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations can only be located under FAO.
Encyclopedia of the United Nations and international agreements.