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Cities of the World

Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East (Cities of the World Vol 3 Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East)

by Gale Group

  • 331 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Regional Geography,
  • Science,
  • Reference,
  • History: World,
  • Directories,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8146104M
    ISBN 10078763915X
    ISBN 109780787639150

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    Remarkably, more than half of the world's population now lives in cities, and the numbers grow daily as people abandon rural areas. This fully updated and revised fifth edition of the classic text offers readers a comprehensive set of tools for understanding the urban landscape, and, by extension, the world's politics, cultures, and economies. This is a list of national capitals, including capitals of territories and dependencies, non-sovereign states including associated states and entities whose sovereignty is disputed.. The capitals included on this list are those associated with states or territories listed by the international standard ISO , or that are included in the list of states with limited recognition.


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