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ID: 1000688
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1000688

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Maradi (region (administrative division))  Maradi (region (administrative division))

Coordinates:
Lat: 14 15 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 14.2500  decimal degrees
Long: 007 15 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 7.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Agriculture assisted by the Maradi, Kaba & Vallée de Tarka seasonal streams which flow southwesterly; crops in the south include peanuts, cassava & cotton; the drier northern area cultivates millet & sorghum; mainly populated by the Hausa peoples.

Names:
Maradi (preferred,C,V)
Maradi department (C,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Niger (nation)  ........  Niger (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Maradi (region (administrative division))  ............  Maradi (region (administrative division)) (P)

Place Types:
region (administrative division) (preferred, C)
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Maradi..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) VII, 812
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-106
Maradi department..........  [VP]
................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) VII, 812
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 4 December 2014
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-106
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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