CIA World Fact Book
For an overview of a specific country, try the CIA World Fact Book. It will give you a brief history of the selected country, its main geographic features, types of natural hazards or disasters, political parties or factions, and domestic and international conflicts that are currently brewing. Even for statistics such as birth, death and unemployment rates, or how many existing airports, radio stations, or internet users in country, use this resource. This reference source is available in Canton Library. Click the link above for the online resource or the Canton Library link for this reference book's library location.