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Like its predecessor, this study is an attempt to treat
concise and objective manner the dominant social,
economic, and military aspects of contemporary Uganda.
information included scholarly books, journals, and
official reports of governments and international
foreign and domestic newspapers; and numerous periodicals.
Chapter bibliographies appear at the end of the book;
comments on some of the more valuable sources suggested as
possible further reading appear at the end of each
Place-names follow the system adopted by the United States
on Geographic Names. Measurements are given in the metric
a conversion table is provided to assist those readers who
unfamiliar with metric measurements (see
Appendix). A glossary is also included.
The body of the text reflects information available as
of December 1990. Certain other portions of the text,
been updated: the Introduction discusses significant
have occurred since the information cutoff date; the
Profile includes updated information as available; and the
Bibliography lists recently published sources thought to
particularly helpful to the reader.
Data as of December 1990