The World Bank in association with Harper Collins has published the new third edition of The Atlas of Global Development. The book is a comprehensive guide to the most critical issues facing our changing world. It presents an overview of the world and its people at the start of the 21st century.
The most urgent social, economic, and environmental issues facing the planet are presented in easy-to read, colorful world maps, tables, graphs, text and photographs.
The book is available at: http://issuu.com/world.bank.publications/docs/9780821385838