eBook Nation Shapes: The Story behind the World’s Borders, 1st Edition

  • Fred M. Shelley
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  • ISBN-10: 1610691067
  • ISBN-13: 9781610691062
  • DDC: 320.1
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 576 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

This book provides a concise and comprehensive description of all of the borders of every country in the contemporary world, including physical boundaries, their historical evolution, and border-related conflicts with other countries.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: Nations, States, Teritories, and Boundaries.
1: Europe.
2: Albania.
3: Andorra.
4: Austria.
5: Belarus.
6: Belgium.
7: Bosnia and Herzegovina.
8: Bulgaria.
9: Croatia.
10: Cyprus.
11: Czech Republic.
12: Denmark.
13: Estonia.
14: Finland.
15: France.
16: Germany.
17: Greece.
18: Greenland.
19: Hungary.
20: Iceland.
21: Ireland.
22: Italy.
23: Kosovo.
24: Latvia.
25: Liechtenstein.
26: Lithuania.
27: Luxembourg.
28: Macedonia.
29: Malta.
30: Moldova.
31: Monaco.
32: Montenegro.
33: Netherlands.
34: Norway.
35: Poland.
36: Portugal.
37: Romania.
38: Russia.
39: San Marino.
40: Serbia.
41: Slovakia.
42: Slovenia.
43: Spain.
44: Sweden.
45: Switzerland.
46: Ukraine.
47: United Kingdom.
48: Vatican City.
49: The Americas.
50: Antigua and Barbuda.
51: Argentina.
52: Bahamas.
53: Barbados.
54: Belize.
55: Bolivia.
56: Brazil.
57: Canada.
58: Chile.
59: Colombia.
60: Costa Rica.
61: Cuba.
62: Dominica.
63: Dominican Republic.
64: Ecuador.
65: El Salvador.
66: Grenada.
67: Guatemala.
68: Guyana.
69: Haiti.
70: Honduras.
71: Jamaica.
72: Mexico.
73: Nicaragua.
74: Panama.
75: Paraguay.
76: Peru.
77: St. Kitts and Nevis.
78: St. Lucia.
79: St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
80: Suriname.
81: Trinidad and Tobago.
82: United States of America.
83: Uruguay.
84: Venezuela.
85: Sub-Saharan Africa.
86: Angola.
87: Benin.
88: Botswana.
89: Burkina Faso.
90: Burundi.
91: Cameroon.
92: Cape Verde.
93: Central African Republic.
94: Chad.
95: Comoros.
96: Cote D'ivoire.
97: Democratic Republic of the Congo.
98: Djibouti.
99: Equatorial Guinea.
100: Eritrea.
101: Ethiopia.
102: Gabon.
103: Ghana.
104: Guinea.
105: Guinea-Bissau.
106: Kenya.
107: Lesotho.
108: Liberia.
109: Madagascar.
110: Malawi.
111: Mali.
112: Mauritania.
113: Mauritius.
114: Mozambique.
115: Namibia.
116: Niger.
117: Nigeria.
118: Republic of the Congo.
119: Rwanda.
120: Sao Tome and Principe.
121: Senegal.
122: Seychelles.
123: Sierra Leone.
124: Somalia.
125: South Africa.
126: South Sudan.
127: Sudan.
128: Swaziland.
129: Tanzania.
130: The Gambia.
131: Togo.
132: Uganda.
133: Zambia.
134: Zimbabwe.
135: South-West Asia and North Africa.
136: Algeria.
137: Bahrain.
138: Egypt.
139: Iran.
140: Iraq.
141: Israel.
142: Jordan.
143: Kuwait.
144: Lebanon.
145: Libya.
146: Morocco.
147: Oman.
148: Palestine Occupied Territories.
149: Qatar.
150: Saudi Arabia.
151: Syria.
152: Tunisia.
153: Turkey.
154: United Arab Emirates.
155: Yemen.
156: East and Central Asia.
157: Afghanistan.
158: Armenia.
159: Azerbaijan.
160: China.
161: Georgia.
162: Japan.
163: Kazakhstan.
164: Kyrgyzstan.
165: Mongolia.
166: North Korea.
167: South Korea.
168: Taiwan.
169: Tajikistan.
170: Turkmenistan.
171: Uzbekistan.
172: South and Southeast Asia.
173: Bangladesh.
174: Bhutan.
175: Brunei.
176: Cambodia.
177: East Timor.
178: India.
179: Indonesia.
180: Laos.
181: Malaysia.
182: Maldives.
183: Myanmar.
184: Nepal.
185: Pakistan.
186: Philippines.
187: Singapore.
188: Sri Lanka.
189: Thailand.
190: Vietnam.
191: Australia and Oceania.
192: Australia.
193: Federated States of Micronesia.
194: Fiji.