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FTS: Literature of Travel: Countries

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Maps (online and not Google)

National Geographic Maps  Provides online maps of the world, continents, regions, and individual countries for printing and copying. 

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection  Provides online maps of the world and individual countries for printing and copying.

Country Overviews

CIA World Factbook

Political, geographic, economic, and sociological summaries organized by country.

Country Profiles

Guides to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.

Country Reports from the Economist

Reports include recent news articles, country profiles, forecasts, fact sheets, and economic data.

Encyclopaedia Brittanica

Entries on countries detail their geography, people, economy, government, society, cultural life, and history. Provides a list of best websites on the country.

‚ÄčGuide to Countries of the World

Handbook that provides a wealth of information for every country in the world.

World Bank

Retrieve background information and up to date reports on all countries in the world.

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