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ID: 7008480
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Angers (inhabited place)  Angers (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 47 29 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 47.4833  decimal degrees
Long: 000 32 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.5333  decimal degrees

Note: Invaded by Northmen 9th century and by English in the 12th and 15th centuries; seat of counts of Anjou in the 9th century; later capital of duchy of Anjou; captured by Huguenots in 1585; site of Vendean royalists' defeat in 1793; still rich in medieval architecture.

Names:
Angers (preferred,C,V)
Andegavum (H,V)  ............ medieval
Juliomagus (H,V)  ............ ancient, under Romans
Andegabum (H,O)
Andegavis (H,O)
Juliomagus Andium (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 Pays de la Loire (region (administrative division))  ............  Pays de la Loire (region (administrative division)) (P)
Hierarchy of Angers (inhabited place)  ................  Angers (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of France (nation)  ........  France (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Pays de la Loire (region (administrative division))  ............  Pays de la Loire (region (administrative division)) (P)
Hierarchy of Anjou (historical region)  ................  Anjou (historical region) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Angers (inhabited place)  ....................  Angers (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  settled since ancient Roman times
city (C)
department capital (C)
industrial center (C)
educational center (C)
capital (H)  ............  of ancient Andecavi Gallic tribe

Sources and Contributors:
Andegabum..........  [VP]
....................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 19
Andegavis..........  [VP]
....................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 19
Andegavum..........  [VP]
....................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 19
....................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 336
Angers..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 403-404
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 13
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 51
Juliomagus..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.......................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 12607
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 346
Juliomagus Andium..........  [VP]
................................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 19
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I; 403-404; I, 403-404
..................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 12607
..................  Orbis Latinus (1971) 19
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 13
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 336; 346
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 51
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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