Administrative Subdivisions of Countries: A Comprehensive by Gwillim Law

By Gwillim Law

In marked distinction to the us, with its territorial balance, a few international locations, similar to Bulgaria and Ethiopia, reorganize their local subdivisions often. This large-format reference paintings simplifies the comparability of a long time' worthy of information from such nations: "With this e-book in hand, you will solution any administrative subdivision query approximately any nation or province on the planet from 1900 via 1998"--Abstracts of Public management, improvement and setting. for every nation there's at the very least one desk, and customarily numerous. Histories of subdivision adjustments and lists of trade names for subdivisions in every one kingdom upload to the work's examine worth. All suitable nationwide and overseas criteria akin to ISO and FIPS codes are indexed, in addition to time zones, populations, components and capitals for every subdivision. there's a complete index of names.

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Administrative Subdivisions of Countries: A Comprehensive World Reference, 1900 through 1998

In marked distinction to the us, with its territorial balance, a few nations, comparable to Bulgaria and Ethiopia, reorganize their neighborhood subdivisions usually. This large-format reference paintings simplifies the comparability of many years' worthy of information from such nations: "With this booklet in hand, possible resolution any administrative subdivision query approximately any country or province on the earth from 1900 via 1998"--Abstracts of Public management, improvement and surroundings.

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Was split into the three republics again. R. on ¡99¡-¡2-08. S. that same month. Other names of country: Armenía (Icelandic); Armênia (Portuguese); Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic (obsolete); Arménie (French); Armenië (Dutch); Armenien (Danish, German, Swedish); Armeniya (Russian); Armyanskaya Sovyetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika (obsolete–Russian); Haikakan Hanrapetoutioun, Hayastani Hanrapetut’yun (formal); Hayastan (Armenian); Republic of Armenia (formal–English). Origin of name: From the legendary patriarch Armenak.

Thirty-one departments re-organized to form 48 provinces (as shown in the first table). The new provinces were predominantly formed by taking the old departments as they were, or by splitting them into two provinces. Aïn Defla split from Chlef ; Aïn Témouchent split from Sidi Bel Abbès; Bordj Bou Arréridj split from Sétif; Boumerdès formed from parts of Alger and Tizi Ouzou; El Bayadh split from Saïda; El Oued split from Biskra; El Tarf formed from parts of Annaba and Guelma; Ghardaïa split from Laghouat; Illizi split from Ouargla; Khenchela formed from parts of Oum el Bouaghi and Tébessa; Mila formed from parts of Constantine, Jijel, Oum el Bouaghi, and Sétif; Naama split from Saïda; Relizane split from Mostaganem; Souk Ahras split from Guelma; Tindouf split from Béchar; Tipaza split from Blida; Tissemsilt formed from parts of Alger and Tiaret.

The smaller part, commonly called Osttirol (East Tyrol), is equivalent to the Politischer Bezirk of Lienz. Vienna is completely surrounded by Lower Austria. ” Carinthia: The inhabitants of this region were known as Carantani to the ancient Romans. Lower Austria: Area of Austria which lies downstream along the Danube. Salzburg: German Salz: salt, Burg: castle. Salt was mined and stored here. Styria: German Steiermark from Steyr, a city name, and Old High German marcha: boundary land. Tyrol: Named for Tyrol Castle near Merano.

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