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Published annually in print since 1868 and now available online, Whitaker’s is the definitive resource.
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So, exactly what is in Whitaker’s?
•A list of who’s who in and , complete listings of , , and ; the head of the armed forces, , and plus all the other top-ranking
•A top-down explanation of the complete system of : how and the work, the structure of and a complete with details of their chief executives and average council tax
•An account of every aspect of the , , and industries, from car tax to , and technology
•Profiles of every , from to , featuring maps, timelines, population statistics and information on the death penalty, heads of state and the embassies
•The current , through history, , , and
•The key calendar information that makes Whitaker’s an ‘almanack’ – , the , and chapters on and
•15 topical reviews of the year including , , and , written by experts in each area, as well as guides to , , and
•Weekly rates and conditions of entitlement to all including: , , and
•Listings of , and ; , and ; ; , and
•, and and much, much more….