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The Economist Pocket World in Figures 2008 Edition
The Economist Pocket World in Figures 2008 Edition Author:The Economist The Economist logo above the book title, followed by a brief description: "Full of facts and figures about the world today - on subjects as diverse as geography, population and demographics, business, finance and the economy, transport, tourism and the environment, society, culture and crime - 'The Economist Pocket World of Figures' is a treasu... more »re trove of fascinating data that will both inform and entertain. From the fastest-growing economies and where people live longest and die youngest, through to who drinks and smokes the most, and where imprisonment levels and executions are highest, it's all in 'The Economist Pocket World in Figures'.
Below the text is a man in suit standing on a floating red globe, shouting a mass of numbers and figures through a megaphone.« less