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ID: 7007755
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Pomorze (general region)  Pomorze (general region)

Note: Refers to a section of the larger Pomeranian region along the Baltic Sea coastal plain in Poland; lies mainly E. of the Oder river.

Names:
Pomorze (preferred,C,V)
Pommern (C,O)
Pomerania (H,V)  ............ name of the area in 1918 when it was a Prussian province

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Poland (nation)  ........  Poland (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Pomorze (general region)  ............  Pomorze (general region) (P)

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)  ............  occupied by 5th cen.; early inhabitants were Celts, German & Slavic tribes
department (H)  ............  formed 1918; after WWII made part of Bydgoszcz province

Sources and Contributors:
Pomerania..........  [VP]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 588
....................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 155
Pommern..........  [VP]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-137
Pomorze..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-137
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 588
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-137
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 155
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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