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ID: 1000486
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Adrar (province)  Adrar (province)

Coordinates:
Lat: 25 45 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 25.7500  decimal degrees
Long: 001 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -1.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Of strategic importance on trade route between North and West Africa during the Middle Ages; was almost completely covered by sand-dune plains; dates, cereals, vegetables, figs, and almonds are cultivated in oases; architecture characterized by sawtooth crenelation.

Names:
Adrar (preferred,C,V)
Adrar, Wilaya de l' (C,V)
Wilaya de l'Adrar (C,V)
Adrar department (C,O)
Région de l’ Adrar (C,V)
Septième Région (C,V)
Wilāyat Ādrār (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Algeria (nation)  ........  Algeria (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Adrar (province)  ............  Adrar (province) (P)

Place Types:
province (preferred, C)
first level subdivision (C)
department (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Adrar..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 106-107
..............  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 88
Adrar department..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Adrar, Wilaya de l'..........  [VP]
...................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Région de l’ Adrar..........  [VP]
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Septième Région..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Wilaya de l'Adrar..........  [VP]
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Wilāyat Ādrār..........  [VP]
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 106-107
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) plate 88
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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