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ID: 7002871
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 45 25 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 45.4167  decimal degrees
Long: 002 35 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 2.5833  decimal degrees

Note: Related to the historic region of Auvergne. It is a planning department of modern France, its economy based on animal husbandry in the mountain areas and on wheat and fodder cultivation on the plains. It is relatively sparsely populated.

Names:
Auvergne (preferred,C,V)
Alvernia (H,O)
Arvernia (H,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of France (nation)  ........  France (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Auvergne (region (administrative division))  ............  Auvergne (region (administrative division)) (P)

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

Related geographic places:
related to ....  Auvergne .......... (historical region)
..................  (World, Europe) [7024266]

Sources and Contributors:
Alvernia..........  [VP]
.................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 16
Arvernia..........  [VP]
.................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 16
Auvergne..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 211
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 64
.................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XIX, 427
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 18
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 99
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 211
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 64
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XIX, 427
..................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 16
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 18
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 99
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  New Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) vol. 1

 

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