1933-FEB-22



 ° SOVEREIGN & SEMI-INDEPENDENT POLITIES  ° PROTECTORATES & MANDATES  ° FEDERATED & REGIONALIZED POLITIES
 ° TERRITORIES & DEPENDENCIES  ° REBEL ENTITIES & GOVERNMENTS IN EXILE  ° ORGANISATIONS & GROUPINGS


Independent & Semi-Independent Polities


ABYSSINIA
SDN Member
Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)Ye-ITYOP´P´YA Mängəstä : የኢትዮጵያ መንግሥት (am)  (Addis Abeba) Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
EGYPT
SDN Observer
Kingdom of EGYPT  (Cairo a + Alexandria r)EGYPTIAN Kingdom (en) + Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH - المملكة المصرية (ar)  (Cairo + Alexandria) King Fuad I
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa) Amenokal Akhamuk ag Ihemma
LIBERIA
SDN Member
Republic of LIBERIA  (Monrovia)Republic of LIBERIA (en)  (Monrovia) President Edwin Barclay
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat) Sultan Muhammad V
SOUTH AFRICA
SDN Member
South African Union : UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA  (Pretoria ae + Cape Town l)Unie van SUID-AFRIKA (af) + Union of SOUTH AFRICA (en)  (Pretoria + Kaapstad) King George V
SOUTH MOROCCO
De facto IndependentRebellion
SOUTH MOROCCAN Sultanate  (Kerdous)Saltanat AL-MAGHRIB : سلطنة المغرب (ar)  (Kerdous) Merebbi Rebbo
TANGIER
De facto Semi-Independent
TANGIER International Zone  (Tangier)TANGIER International Zone (en) + Zona Internacional de TÁNGER (es) + Zone internationale de TANGER (fr) + Mintaqat TANJAH ad-Duwaliyya : منطقة طنجة الدولية (ar)  (Tanger) Sultan Muhammad V
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis) Ahmad II bin Ali Bey
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town) Sultan Sidi Khalifa II bin Kharub

10 Polities (3 members of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile


BIJAGOS
Rebellion
Autonomous Islands of BIJAGOS  (Bubaque)Ilhas dos BIJAGÓS (pt)  (Bubaque) Chief of Bijagos
PAN-AFRICA
Exile
Negro Peoples of the World : PAN AFRICA  (New York City)Negro Peoples of the World : PAN AFRICA (en)  (New York City) Marcus Garvey
SENUSSIA
Exile
SENUSSI Sheikhdom in Exile  (Cairo x)Mashaykat AS-SANUSIYA : سنوسي المشيخة (ar)  (Al-Qahirah) Sidi Muhammad Idris al-Senussi
SHEBELLE
Exile
Sultanate of SHEBELLE-in-Exile  (Beledweyn)Sultanato di SCIAVELLI (it) + Saldanadda SHABEELLAHA (so) + Saltanat QALAFO : سلطنة كيلافو (ar)  (Belet Uen) Sultan Olol Dinle
SOUTH MOROCCO
De facto IndependentRebellion
SOUTH MOROCCAN Sultanate  (Kerdous)Saltanat AL-MAGHRIB : سلطنة المغرب (ar)  (Kerdous) Merebbi Rebbo

5 Rebel Entities


Protectorates & Mandates


BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
BRITISH SOMALILAND Protectorate  (Berbera)BRITISH SOMALILAND Protectorate (en)  (Berbera)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
EGYPT
SDN Observer
Kingdom of EGYPT  (Cairo a + Alexandria r)EGYPTIAN Kingdom (en) + Al-Mamlakah al-MISRIYYAH - المملكة المصرية (ar)  (Cairo + Alexandria)
FRENCH CAMEROON
Territory of FRENCH CAMEROON [League of Nations Mandate under French Administration]  (Yaounde)Territoire du CAMEROUN (fr)  (Yaoundé)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH TOGOLAND
FRENCH TOGOLAND Territory [League of Nations Mandate under French administration]  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Lomé)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
GOBAD
Afar Sultanate of GOBAD  (Debne)GOBAQAD Soltaana (aa) + Sultanat de GOBA´AD (fr) + Sultanat DEBNÉ (am)  (Debné)
HOGGAR
De facto Semi-Independent
KEL AHAGGAR Tuareg Confederation [under French Suzerainty]  (Abalessa)Confédération touarègue du HOGGAR (fr) + Kel UHAGGAR : ⴽⴻⵍ ⴰⵃⴰⴳⴳⴰⵔ (thv)  (Abalessa)
IFNI
IFNI Protectorate  (Sidi Ifni)Protectorado de IFNI (es)  (Sidi Ifni)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
MOROCCO
De facto Semi-Independent
Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO [French and Spanish Protectorates]  (Rabat a)Ad-Dawlat al-MAGHRIBIYA ash-Sharifa : الدولة المغربية الشريفة (ar) + Empire chérifien du MAROC (fr) + Protectorados de MARRUECOS (es)  (Rabat)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos)Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Livingstone)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Livingstone)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
SUEZ CANAL ZONE
SUEZ CANAL Zone [Universal Suez Ship Canal Company under British Protection]  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))Universal Suez Ship Canal Company : SUEZ CANAL ZONE (en) + Compagnie universelle du Canal maritime de Suez : ZONE DU CANAL DE SUEZ (fr)  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
TANGIER
De facto Semi-Independent
TANGIER International Zone  (Tangier)TANGIER International Zone (en) + Zona Internacional de TÁNGER (es) + Zone internationale de TANGER (fr) + Mintaqat TANJAH ad-Duwaliyya : منطقة طنجة الدولية (ar)  (Tanger)
TUNISIA
De facto Semi-Independent
TUNISIAN Regency [French Protectorate of the Tunisian Beylicate]  (Tunis)Protectorat français de TUNISIE (fr) + Al-Ḥimāyah al-Fransiyyah fī TŪNIS : الحماية الفرنسية في تونس (ar)  (Tunis)
ZANZIBAR
De facto Semi-Independent
Sultanate of ZANZIBAR [British Protectorate]  (Zanzibar Stone Town)Sultanate of ZANZIBAR (en) + Sultanat wa ZANZIBAR (sw) + Sultanat ZANZIBAR : سلطنة زنجبار (ar)  (Zanzibar Stone Town)

26 Protected Entities


Federated & Regionalised Polities


ANNOBON
Spanish Territory of ANNOBON  (San Antonio Palea)Territorio español de ANNOBÓN (es)  (San Antonio de Palé)
BASUTOLAND
Federated
Colony of BASUTOLAND [British Residency Commission for Basutoland]  (Maseru)Colony of BASUTOLAND : British Residency Commission for Basutoland (en)  (Maseru)
BECHUANALAND
Federated
British Protectorate of BECHUANALAND  ((Mafeking))BECHUANALAND Protectorate (en)  ((Mafeking))
BERBER-SHENDI
Federated
BERBER SHENDI Province : Berber Directorate  (Berber + Shendi)Mudiriyah BERBER : مديرية بربر (ar) + Mudirate of BERBER SHENDI (en)  (Berber + Shendi)
BLUE NILE
Federated
BLUE NILE Province : Blue Nile Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-AZRAQ : مديرية النيل الأزرق (ar) + Mudirate of BLUE NILE (en)  (Wad Medani)
BRITISH GAMBIA
BRITISH GAMBIA Colony  (Bathurst)BRITISH GAMBIA Colony (en)  (Bathurst)
BRITISH SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Protectorate  ((Freetown))SIERRA LEONE Protectorate (en)  ((Freetown))
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Federated
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province  (Cape Town)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Province (en) + KAAPprovinsie (af)  (Kaapstad)
CEUTA
Comandment of CEUTA  (Ceuta)Comandáncia de CEUTA (es)  (Ceuta)
CHAD
Federated
Colony of CHAD  (Fort Lamy)Colonie du TCHAD (fr)  (Fort Lamy)
DAHOMEY AND DEPENDENCIES
Federated
Colony of DAHOMEY AND DEPENDENCIES  (Porto Novo [a])Colonie du DAHOMEY ET DÉPENDANCES (fr)  (Porto Novo)
DAKAR AND DEPENDENCIES
Federated
Circumsciption of DAKAR AND DEPENDENCIES  (Dakar)Circonscription de DAKAR ET DÉPENDANCES (fr)  (Dakar)
DARFUR
Federated
DARFUR Province : Directorate of Darfur  (El Fasher)Mudiriyah DAR FUR : دار فور‎ مديرية‎ (ar) + Mudirate of DAR-FUR (en)  (El Fashir)
DONGOLA
Federated
DONGOLA Province : Dongola Directorate  (Donggola)Mudiriyah DUNGULA : مديرية دنقلا (ar) + Mudirate of DONGOLA (en)  (Dungula)
FERNANDO POO
Spanish Colony of FERNANDO POO  (Santa Isabel)Colonia española de FERNANDO PÓO (es)  (Santa Isabel)
FREETOWN
SIERRA LEONE Colony  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony (en)  (Freetown)
FRENCH GUINEA
Federated
FRENCH GUINEA Colony  (Konakry)Colonie de GUINÉE FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Konakry)
FRENCH SUDAN
Federated
FRENCH SUDAN Colony  (Bamako)Colonie du SOUDAN FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Bamako)
GABOON
Federated
GABOON Territory  (Libreville)Territoire du GABON (fr)  (Libreville)
GEZEIRA
Federated
GEZEIRA Province : Gezira Directorate  (Wad Medani)Mudiriyah AL-GAZIRA : مديرية الجزيرة (ar) + Mudirate of EL GEZIRA (en)  (Wad Medani)
HALFA
Federated
HALFA Province : Halfa Directorate  (Wadi Halfa)Mudiriyah HALFA : مديرية حلفا (ar) + Mudirate of HALFA (en)  (Wadi Halfa)
INNER GAMBIA
GAMBIA Protectorate  (Brikama)GAMBIA Protectorate (en)  (Brikama)
ITALIAN CYRENAICA
Vice-Governorate of CYRENAICA  (Benghazi)Vice-Governatorato della CIRENAICA (it)  (Bengasi)
ITALIAN TRIPOLITANIA
ITALIAN TRIPOLITANIA Colony  (Tripoli)Colonia italiana di TRIPOLITANIA (it)  (Tripoli)
IVORY COAST
Federated
French Colony of IVORY COAST  (Bingerville [a])Colonie française de CÔTE D´IVOIRE (fr)  (Bingerville)
KASSALA
Federated
KASSALA Province : Kassala Directorate  (Kassala)Mudiriyah KASSALA : مديرية كسلا (ar) + Mudirate of KASSALA (en)  (Kassala)
KHARTOUM
Federated
KHARTOUM Province : Directorate of Khartoum  (Khartoum)Mudiriyah AL-KHARTUM : مديرية الخرطوم (ar) + Mudirate of KHARTOUM (en)  (Khartoum)
KORDOFAN
Federated
KORDOFAN Province : Kordofan Directorate  (El Obeid)Mudiriyah KURDUFAN : مديرية كردفان (ar) + Mudirate of KORDOFAN (en)  (El Obeid)
MAURITANIA
Federated
French Colony of MAURITANIA  ((Saint Louis of Senegal))Colonie française de MAURITANIE (fr)  ((Saint-Louis du Sénégal))
MELILLA
Comandment of MELILLA  (Melilla)Comandáncia de MELILLA (es)  (Melilla)
MIDDLE CONGO
Federated
MIDDLE CONGO Colony  (Brazzaville [a])Colonie du MOYEN-CONGO (fr)  (Brazzaville)
NATAL
Federated
NATAL Province  (Pietermaritzburg)Province of NATAL (en) + Provinsie NATAL (af)  (Pietermaritzburg)
NIGER
Federated
French Colony of NIGER  (Niamey)Colonie française du NIGER (fr)  (Niamey)
NIGERIA NORTHERN
Federated
NIGERIA NORTHERN Provinces  (Kaduna)NORTHERN Provinces (en)  (Kaduna)
NIGERIA SOUTHERN
Federated
NIGERIA SOUTHERN Provinces  (Lagos)NIGERIA SOUTHERN Provinces (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN MOROCCO
Spanish Northern Protectorate of Morocco : NORTHERN MOROCCO  (Tetuan)Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
NUBA HILLS
Federated
NUBA HILLS Province : Nuba Mountains Directorate  (Kadogli)Mudiriyah JABAL NUBA : مديرية جبل النوبة (ar) + Mudirate of JEBEL NUBA (en)  (Kadogli)
ORANGE FREE STATE
Federated
ORANGE FREE STATE Province  (Bloemfontein)ORANJE-VRYSTAAT Provinsie (af) + ORANGE FREE STATE Province (en)  (Bloemfontein)
RED SEA
Federated
RED SEA Province : Red Sea Directorate  (Port Sudan + Suakin)Mudiriyah AL-BAHR AL-AHMAR : مديرية البحر الأحمر (ar) + Mudirate of RED SEA (en)  (Port Sudan + Suakin)
RUANDA
Kingdom of RUANDA [Belgian Residency]  (Butare [a] + Nyanza [r])Royaume du RUANDA (fr) + Koninkrijk ROEANDA (nl) + Ubwami bw´u RWANDA (rw)  (Butare + Nyanza)
SENEGAL
Federated
SENEGAL Colony and Protectorate  (Saint Louis of Senegal)Protectorat et Colonie du SÉNÉGAL (fr)  (Saint-Louis du Sénégal)
SENNAR
Federated
SENNAR Province : Sennar Directorate  (Sennar)Mudiriyah SINNAR : مديرية سنار (ar) + Mudirate of SENNAR (en)  (Sinnar)
SOUTH TRIPOLITANIA
Military Territory of SOUTH TRIPOLITAN  (Hun)Territorio Militare del SUD TRIPOLITANO (it)  (Hon)
SOUTHERN MOROCCO
Spanish Southern Protectorate of Morocco : Zone of CAPE JUBY  (Villa Bens)Protectorado español de Marruecos del Sur : Zona de CABO JUBY (es)  (Villa Bens)
SPANISH CONTINENTAL GUINEA
Spanish Colony of SPANISH CONTINENTAL GUINEA [Colony of Rio Muni]  (Bata)Colonia de GUINEA CONTINENTAL ESPAÑOLA (es)  (Bata)
SWAZILAND
Federated
Protectorate of SWAZILAND [British Residency Commission for Swaziland Crown Colony]  (Mbabane [a][j] + Lobamba [l][r])Protectorate of SWAZILAND (en)  (Mbabane + Lobamba)
TRANSVAAL
Federated
TRANSVAAL Province  (Pretoria)TRANSVAAL Province (en) + Provinsie TRANSVAAL (af)  (Pretoria)
UBANGI-SHARI
Federated
UBANGI-SHARI Colony  (Bangui)Colonie de l´OUBANGUI-CHARI (fr)  (Bangui)
URUNDI
Kingdom of URUNDI [Belgian Residency]  (Kitega [a] + Usumbura [r])Royaume de l´URUNDI (fr) + Koninkrijk OEROENDI (nl)  (Kitega + Usumbura)
WHITE NILE
Federated
WHITE NILE Province : White Nile Directorate  (Duem)Mudiriyah AN-NIL AL-ABYAD : مديرية النيل الأبيض (ar) + Mudirate of WHITE NILE (en)  (Ad-Duem)

50 Federated or Regionalized Polities


Territories & Dependencies


ADJACENT ISLANDS
Territories of MADEIRA AND AZORES ARCHIPELAGO  (Funchal + Ponta Delgada)Territórios dos ARCHIPÉLAGOS DA MADEIRA E AÇORES (pt)  (Funchal + Ponta Delgada)
ALEXANDRIA
Urban Governorate of ALEXANDRIA  (Alexandria)Muhafazah AL-ISKANDARIYAH : محافظة الإسكندرية (ar) + Governorate of ALEXANDRIA (en)  (Alexandria)
ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN
Governorate-General of the Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN  (Khartoum)Condominium of ANGLO-EGYPTIAN SUDAN (en) + Imarat AS-SUDAN AL-ANGELAZY AL-MASRI : عمارات السودان الإنجليزي المصري (ar)  (Khartoum)
BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND
High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND  (Maseru)High Commission for Basutoland the Bechuanaland Protectorate and Swaziland : BASUTOLAND BECHUANALAND AND SWAZILAND (en)  (Maseru)
BELGIAN CONGO
BELGIAN CONGO Colony  (Leopoldville)Colonie du CONGO BELGE (fr) + Kolonie van BELGISCH-CONGO (nl)  (Léopoldville)
BRITISH CAMEROONS
BRITISH CAMEROONS Territory [League of Nations Mandate administered from Nigeria]  (Buea)League of Nations Mandate of BRITISH CAMEROONS (en)  (Buea)
BRITISH SOMALILAND
BRITISH SOMALILAND Protectorate  (Berbera)BRITISH SOMALILAND Protectorate (en)  (Berbera)
BRITISH TOGOLAND
Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND [League of Nations Mandate administered from Gold Coast]  (Ho)Administration of BRITISH TOGOLAND (en)  (Ho)
CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
Portuguese Colony of CAPE VERDE ISLANDS  (Praia)Colônia das ILHAS DO CABO VERDE (pt)  (Vila da Praia)
CASABLANCA
Province of CASABLANCA  (Casablanca)Province de CASABLANCA (fr) + Muhafazah DAR EL-BEIDA : محافظة البيضاء (ar)  (Casablanca)
ELEMI TRIANGLE
ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone [Ugandan Administration of the Sudanese Zone]  (Elemi)ELEMI TRIANGLE Zone (en) + Eradi ILEMI : أراضي يليمي (ar)  (Ilemi)
ERITREA
Italian Colony of ERITREA  (Massawa)Colonia italiana dell´ERITREA (it)  (Massaua)
FRENCH ALGERIA
Governorate-General of ALGERIA  (Algiers [a])Gouvernorat-général de l´ALGÉRIE (fr)  (Alger)
FRENCH CAMEROON
Territory of FRENCH CAMEROON [League of Nations Mandate under French Administration]  (Yaounde)Territoire du CAMEROUN (fr)  (Yaoundé)
FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA
Government-General of the FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA Federation  (Brazzaville)Fédération d´AFRIQUE-ÉQUATORIALE FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Brazzaville)
FRENCH MOROCCO
French Protectorate in the Sharifi Empire of MOROCCO  (Rabat)Protectorat français dans l´Empire chérifien : Protectorat français au MAROC (fr) + Himaïet Fransa fi el-MAGHREB : حماية فرنسا للمغرب (ar)  (Rabat)
FRENCH SOMALI COAST
French Somaliland Colony : FRENCH SOMALI COAST  (Jibuti)Colonie de la CÔTE FRANÇAISE DES SOMALIS (fr)  (Djibouti)
FRENCH TOGOLAND
FRENCH TOGOLAND Territory [League of Nations Mandate under French administration]  (Lome)Territoire du TOGO FRANÇAIS (fr)  (Lomé)
FRENCH WEST AFRICA
Federation of FRENCH WEST AFRICA  (Goree + Dakar)Fédération de l´AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE FRANÇAISE (fr)  (Gorée + Dakar)
GAMBIA
GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate  (Bathurst)GAMBIA Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Bathurst)
GOBAD
Afar Sultanate of GOBAD  (Debne)GOBAQAD Soltaana (aa) + Sultanat de GOBA´AD (fr) + Sultanat DEBNÉ (am)  (Debné)
GOLD COAST AND DEPENDENCIES
Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies  (Accra)Crown Colony of the GOLD COAST and its Dependencies (en)  (Accra)
IFNI
IFNI Protectorate  (Sidi Ifni)Protectorado de IFNI (es)  (Sidi Ifni)
ILLUBABOR
ILLUBABOR Province [British Zone of Influence administered by Shoa]  (Gorie)ILLUBABER Gizati : ኢሉባቦር ግዛት (am)  (Gore)
ITALIAN NORTH AFRICA
ITALIAN NORTH AFRICA Colonies  (Tripoli + Benghazi)Colonie del AFRICA SETTENTRIONALE ITALIANA (it)  (Tripoli + Bengasi)
ITALIAN SOMALIA
Crown Colony of ITALIAN SOMALIA  (Mogadishu)Colonia della SOMALIA ITALIANA (it)  (Mogadiscio)
KENYA
Colony and Protectorate of KENYA  (Nairobi)Colony of Kenya and Protectorate of KENYA (en)  (Nairobi)
KENYA COAST
KENYA Protectorate [Coastal Domains of Zanzibar]  (Mombasa)KENYA Protectorate (en)  (Mombasa)
LIWAN
NORTH CENTRAL ELEMI Area  (Liwan)NORTH CENTRAL ELEMI Area (en) + Eradhi ELEMI AL-WASTA ASH-SHAMAL : شمال إيليمي المنطقة الوسطى (ar)  (Liwan)
MADAGASCAR AND DEPENDENCIES
Governorate-General of the FRENCH MADAGASCAR Colony  (Tananarive)Colonie française de MADAGASCAR (fr)  (Tananarive)
MALTA
Self-Government of the British Crown Colony of MALTA  (Valletta [a] + Casal Attard [r] + Siggiewi [s])British Crown Colony of MALTA (en)  (Valletta + Casal Attard + Città Ferdinand)
MAURITIUS
British Colony of MAURITIUS  (Port Louis [a] + Reduit in Moka [r])British Colony of MAURITIUS (en)  (Port Louis + Reduit)
NIGERIA
Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA  (Lagos)Colony and Protectorate of NIGERIA (en)  (Lagos)
NORTHERN RHODESIA
British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA  (Livingstone)British Protectorate of NORTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Livingstone)
NYASALAND
NYASALAND Protectorate  (Zomba)NYASALAND Protectorate (en)  (Zomba)
PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA Colony [Portuguese Mozambique Colony]  (Lourenzo Marques)Colônia de ÁFRICA ORIENTAL PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Lourenço Marques)
PORTUGUESE GUINEA
Colony of PORTUGUESE GUINEA  (Bolama)Colônia da GUINÉ PORTUGUESA (pt)  (Bolama)
PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA
Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE WEST AFRICA Colony [Angola Colony]  (New Lisbon)Colônia de AFRICA DEL OESTE PORTUGUÊS (pt)  (Nova Lisboa)
REUNION
French Colony of REUNION  (Saint Denis of the Reunion)Colonie française de la RÉUNION (fr)  (Saint-Denis de la Réunion)
RUANDA-URUNDI
Province of RUANDA-URUNDI [League of Nations Mandate administered from Belgian Congo]  (Usumbura)Province du RUANDA-URUNDI (fr) + Provincie ROEANDA-OEROENDI (nl)  (Usumbura)
SAINT HELENA DOMAIN
French National Domain on SAINT HELENA ISLAND [Longwood House and Valley of the Tomb]  (Longwood House)Domaine national de SAINTE-HÉLÈNE (fr)  (Longwood House)
SAINT HELENA ISLANDS
British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA  (Jamestown)British Crown Colony of SAINT HELENA (en)  (Jamestown)
SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE
Portuguese Colony of SAINT THOMAS AND PRINCE  (Saint Thomas)Colônia portuguesa de SÃO THOMÉ E PRÍNCIPE (pt)  (São Thomé)
SARRA TRIANGLE
Territory of SARRA TRIANGLE [Italian Occupation of the Anglo-Egyptian Territory]  (Matan As-Sarra)Territorio del TRIANGOLO DI SARRA (it) + Territory of SARRA TRIANGLE (en) + Muthalath AS-SARRA : مثلث السرة (ar)  (Ma´tan as-Sarra)
SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES
British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLES ISLANDS AND DEPENDENCIES  (Port Victoria)British Crown Colony of SEYCHELLE ISLAND AND DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Port Victoria)
SIERRA LEONE
SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate  (Freetown)SIERRA LEONE Colony and Protectorate (en)  (Freetown)
SIMONSTOWN
British Naval Base of SIMON´S TOWN  (Simon´s Town)Naval Base SIMON´S TOWN (en)  (Simon´s Town)
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA [League of Nations Mandate under South African administration]  (Windhoek)Mandaat van SUIDWES-AFRIKA (af) + Mandate of SOUTH WEST AFRICA (en) + Mandaatgebied van ZUIDWEST-AFRIKA (nl) + Mandatsgebiet SÜDWESTAFRIKA (de)  (Windhoek)
SOUTHERN RHODESIA
British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA  (Salisbury)British Colony of SOUTHERN RHODESIA (en)  (Salisbury)
SPANISH GUINEA
Colony of SPANISH GUINEA  (Santa Isabel [a])Colonia de GUINEA ESPAÑOLA (es)  (Santa Isabel)
SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish High Commission in MOROCCO [Spanish Protectorate of Morocco]  (Tetuan)Alto Comisionado español en Marruecos : Protectorado español de MARRUECOS (es)  (Tetuán)
SPANISH WEST AFRICA
Territories of SPANISH WEST AFRICA  (Las Palmas of Great Canary)Territorios del ÁFRICA OCCIDENTAL ESPAÑOLA (es)  (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)
SUEZ CANAL ZONE
SUEZ CANAL Zone [Universal Suez Ship Canal Company under British Protection]  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))Universal Suez Ship Canal Company : SUEZ CANAL ZONE (en) + Compagnie universelle du Canal maritime de Suez : ZONE DU CANAL DE SUEZ (fr)  (Port Suez + (Alexandria))
TANGANYIKA
TANGANYIKA Territory [League of Nations Mandate under British administration]  (Daressalam)TANGANYIKA Territory (en)  (Daressalam)
TRISTAN DA CUNHA
British Territory of TRISTAN DA CUNHA Group of Islands  (Edinburgh of The Seven Seas)British Territory of TRISTAN DA CUNHA Group of Islands (en)  (Edinburgh of The Seven Seas)
UGANDA
UGANDA Colony  (Entebbe)UGANDA Colony (en)  (Entebbe)
WESTERN TIGRE
Governorate-General of WESTERN TIGRE  (Humera)M´IRABAWI TIGRAYI Gizati : ምዕራባዊ ትግራይ ግዛት (am)  (Setit Humera)

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International Organisations or Groupings (selective list)


BRITISH WEST AFRICA
Organisation
BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Coomassie)BRITISH WEST AFRICAN Territories (en)  (Lagos + Freetown + Bathurst + Accra + Coomassie) King George V
KENYA-UGANDA
Organisation
British Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA  (Nairobi)British Colonies of KENYA-UGANDA (en)  (Nairobi) King George V
MOROCCO-AMERICA
Organisation
MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia)MOROCCAN-AMERICAN Treaty of Friendship (en) + Mueahadat al-Sadaqat AL-MAGHRIBAT AL-´AMRIKIA : معاهدة الصداقة المغربية الأمريكية (ar)  (Rabat + Washington-District of Columbia) Chiefs of States
ORIENTAL ORTHODOXISM
Organisation
Old Oriental Churches : ORIENTAL ORTHODOX Churches  (Alexandria + Echmiadzin)Ekklisia Nremkimi Northodozots : ENN - Ϯⲉⲕ̀ⲕⲗⲏⲥⲓⲁ ̀ⲛⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ ̀ⲛⲟⲣⲑⲟⲇⲟⲝⲟⲥ (cop)  (Alexandria + Echmiadzin) Pope John XIX (eg)

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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

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