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Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Old Swiss Confederacy (former group of nations/states/cities)  Old Swiss Confederacy (former group of nations/states/cities)

Coordinates:
Lat: 47 03 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 47.0500  decimal degrees
Long: 008 18 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 8.3000  decimal degrees

Note: Loose confederation of independent cantons formed during the 14th century. From a nucleus in what is now central Switzerland, the confederacy expanded to include much of the territory of the modern nation of Switzerland.

Names:
Old Swiss Confederacy (preferred,C,V,English-P,U)
Alte Eidgenossenschaft (C,V,German,U)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Old Swiss Confederacy (former group of nations/states/cities)  ........  Old Swiss Confederacy (former group of nations/states/cities) (P)

Place Types:
former group of nations/states/cities (preferred, C)  ............  ca. 1300-1798
confederation (H)  ............  ca. 1300-1798

Related geographic places:
predecessor of ....  Switzerland .......... (nation)
..........................  (World, Europe) [7011731]

Sources and Contributors:
Alte Eidgenossenschaft..........  [VP]
.........................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-)
Old Swiss Confederacy..........  [VP Preferred]
......................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-)
......................................  Times Atlas of World History (1989)
Subject: .....  [VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-)
..........  Times Atlas of World History (1989)

 

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