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Placenames of the world : origins and meanings of the names for 6,600 countries, cities, territories, natural features and historic sites

Author: Adrian Room
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. ; London : MacFarland, 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. editionView all editions and formats
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Alfabetisk opslagsværk.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Room
ISBN: 0786422483 9780786422487
OCLC Number: 488576883
Notes: Alfabetisk opslagsværk
Description: v, 433 sider
Responsibility: Adrian Room

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A placename is often much more than just a label. A name may bespeak the history of a nation, the culture of a people, or the hopes of an individual. Such connections are revealed in this extensive  Read more...

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