The GettyResearch Institute
Research Home Tools Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
Thesaurus of Geographic Names Full Record Display
New Search Previous Page Help

Vernacular Display | English Display

Click the icon to view the hierarchy.

Semantic View (JSONJSONLDRDFN3/TurtleN-Triples)

ID: 1003354
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1003354

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast)  Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast)

Coordinates:
Lat: 54 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 54.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 128 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 128.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises basins of the Amur and Zeya rivers. The population is mostly Ukrainian or Russian, with Yakut and Evenk minorities in the north. The region produces wheat, soy bean, and flax. Coal and gold are mined. The border with China is in dispute.

Names:
Amurskaya Oblast' (preferred,C,V)
Amur (C,V)
Amurskaja Oblast' (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Russia (nation)  ........  Russia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast)  ............  Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Russia (nation)  ........  Russia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Rossiya (republic)  ............  Rossiya (republic) (P)
Hierarchy of Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast)  ................  Amurskaya Oblast' (oblast) (P)

Place Types:
oblast (preferred, C)  ............  has formally proclaimed itself a republic, though final status remains undetermined
first level subdivision (C)
agricultural land (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Amur..........  [VP]
...........  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 699-700
...........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 359
...........  Russia, National Geographic (1993) map supplement
Amurskaja Oblast'..........  [VP]
................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-7
Amurskaya Oblast'..........  [VP Preferred]
................................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 12
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1994) 699-700
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 359
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 2 December 2014
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-7
..................  Russia, National Geographic (1993) map supplement
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 12
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

The J. Paul Getty Trust
The J. Paul Getty Trust