1975-NOV-25



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


Independent & Semi-Independent Polities



0 Polity (0 member of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile



0 Rebel Entity


Protectorates & Mandates


ADELIE LAND
French Antarctic Sector of ADELIE LAND  (Dumont D´Urville Station)Secteur antarctique français de la TERRE ADÉLIE (fr)  (Base Antarctique Dumont d´Urville)
ANTARCTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS
Sector of ANTARTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS [Disputed]  (Fossil Bluff + Jubany Station + General Bernardo O´Higgins Riquelme Base)Sector of ANTARTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS (en) + Sector del ANTÁRTICA Y LAS ISLAS DEL ATLÁNTICO SUR (es)  (Fossil Bluff + Base Jubany + Base General Bernardo O´Higgins Riquelme)
ARGENTINE ANTARCTICA
Department of ARGENTINE ANTARCTICA [Part of the Province of Fireland Antarctica and South Atlantic Islands]  (Esperanza)Departamento de ANTÁRTIDA ARGENTINA (es)  (Esperanza)
AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC TERRITORY
Australian Antarctic Territory : AAT  (Mawson Station + Davis Station + Casey Station)Australian Antarctic Territory : AAT (en)  (Mawson Station + Davis Station + Casey Station)
BRITISH ANTARCTICA
British Antarctic Territory : BAT [High Commission administered from Falklands]  (Halley + (Signy))British Antarctc Territory : BAT (en)  (Halley + (Signy))
CHILEAN ANTARCTICA
CHILEAN ANTARCTIC Territory [in the Province of Chilean Antarctica]  (Antarctica)Territorio Chileno Antártico : TCA (es)  (Antártica)
EASTERN CROWN PRINCESS MARTHA COAST
EASTERN CROWN PRINCESS MARTHA COAST Zone [South African National Antarctic Expedition]  (Sanae)ØSTLIGE KRONPRINSESSE MÄRTHA KYST Sone (nb) + ØSTLIGE KRONPRINSESSE MÄRTHA KYST Sone (nn) + South African National Antarctic Expedition : SANAE (en) + Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Antarktiese Ekspedisie : SANAE (af)  (Sanae)
FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS
Disputed British-Argentinian Zone of FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS  (Orcadas + (Signy))Zone of FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS (en) + Zona del BANCO DE HIELO FILCHNER-RONNE Y ISLAS ORCADAS DEL SUR (es)  (Orcadas + (Signy))
MARIE BYRD LAND
Sector of MARIE BYRD LAND [Unclaimed]  (Byrd Surface Camp)Sector of MARIE BYRD LAND (en)  (Byrd Surface Camp)
PETER THE FIRST ISLAND
Norwegian Dependency of PETER THE FIRST ISLAND  ((Oslo))Norsk avhengighet av Peter den Første øya : PETER EIN ØY (nb) + Norsk avhengighet av Peter den Første øya : PETER EIN ØY (nn)  ((Oslo))
QUEEN MAUD LAND
Norwegian Dependency of QUEEN MAUD LAND  (Maudheim)Norsk DRONNING MAUDS LAND (nb) + Norsk DRONNING MAUDS LAND (nn)  (Maudheim)
ROSS
New Zealand Antarctic Sector of ROSS DEPENDENCY  (Scott Base)ROSS Dependency (en)  (Scott Base)
SOUTH POLE
SOUTH POLE Overland  (Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station)SOUTH POLE Overland (en)  (Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station)
WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND
Chilean-British Sector in WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND  ((Port Stanley) + (Puerto Williams))Sector in WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND (en) + Sector en la TIERRA DE ELLSWORTH OCCIDENTAL (es)  ((Port Stanley) + (Puerto Williams))

14 Protected Entities


Federated & Regionalised Polities



0 Federated or Regionalized Polity


Territories & Dependencies


ADELIE LAND
French Antarctic Sector of ADELIE LAND  (Dumont D´Urville Station)Secteur antarctique français de la TERRE ADÉLIE (fr)  (Base Antarctique Dumont d´Urville)
ANTARCTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS
Sector of ANTARTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS [Disputed]  (Fossil Bluff + Jubany Station + General Bernardo O´Higgins Riquelme Base)Sector of ANTARTICA AND SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLANDS (en) + Sector del ANTÁRTICA Y LAS ISLAS DEL ATLÁNTICO SUR (es)  (Fossil Bluff + Base Jubany + Base General Bernardo O´Higgins Riquelme)
ARGENTINE ANTARCTICA
Department of ARGENTINE ANTARCTICA [Part of the Province of Fireland Antarctica and South Atlantic Islands]  (Esperanza)Departamento de ANTÁRTIDA ARGENTINA (es)  (Esperanza)
AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC TERRITORY
Australian Antarctic Territory : AAT  (Mawson Station + Davis Station + Casey Station)Australian Antarctic Territory : AAT (en)  (Mawson Station + Davis Station + Casey Station)
BOUVET ISLAND
Norwegian Dependency of BOUVET ISLAND  (Cape Circoncision [v])Avhengighet Norske BOUVETØYA (nb) + Avhengighet Norske BOUVET-ØYA (nn)  (Kapp Circoncision)
BRITISH ANTARCTICA
British Antarctic Territory : BAT [High Commission administered from Falklands]  (Halley + (Signy))British Antarctc Territory : BAT (en)  (Halley + (Signy))
CHILEAN ANTARCTICA
CHILEAN ANTARCTIC Territory [in the Province of Chilean Antarctica]  (Antarctica)Territorio Chileno Antártico : TCA (es)  (Antártica)
EASTERN CROWN PRINCESS MARTHA COAST
EASTERN CROWN PRINCESS MARTHA COAST Zone [South African National Antarctic Expedition]  (Sanae)ØSTLIGE KRONPRINSESSE MÄRTHA KYST Sone (nb) + ØSTLIGE KRONPRINSESSE MÄRTHA KYST Sone (nn) + South African National Antarctic Expedition : SANAE (en) + Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Antarktiese Ekspedisie : SANAE (af)  (Sanae)
FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS
Disputed British-Argentinian Zone of FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS  (Orcadas + (Signy))Zone of FILCHNER-RONNE ICE-SHELF AND SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS (en) + Zona del BANCO DE HIELO FILCHNER-RONNE Y ISLAS ORCADAS DEL SUR (es)  (Orcadas + (Signy))
FRENCH SOUTHERN AND ANTARCTIC LANDS
Overseas Territory of FRENCH SOUTHERN AND ANTARCTIC LANDS  ((Saint Denis of the Reunion) + Port Aux Francais [v])Territoire d´outre-mer des TERRES AUSTRALES ET ANTARCTIQUES FRANÇAISES (fr)  ((Saint-Denis de la Réunion) + Port-aux-Français)
HEARD ISLAND AND MACDONALD ISLANDS
AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC Division  ((Kingston) + Heard Island [q])AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC Division (en)  ((Kingston) + Heard Island)
MARIE BYRD LAND
Sector of MARIE BYRD LAND [Unclaimed]  (Byrd Surface Camp)Sector of MARIE BYRD LAND (en)  (Byrd Surface Camp)
PETER THE FIRST ISLAND
Norwegian Dependency of PETER THE FIRST ISLAND  ((Oslo))Norsk avhengighet av Peter den Første øya : PETER EIN ØY (nb) + Norsk avhengighet av Peter den Første øya : PETER EIN ØY (nn)  ((Oslo))
QUEEN MAUD LAND
Norwegian Dependency of QUEEN MAUD LAND  (Maudheim)Norsk DRONNING MAUDS LAND (nb) + Norsk DRONNING MAUDS LAND (nn)  (Maudheim)
ROSS
New Zealand Antarctic Sector of ROSS DEPENDENCY  (Scott Base)ROSS Dependency (en)  (Scott Base)
SOUTH POLE
SOUTH POLE Overland  (Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station)SOUTH POLE Overland (en)  (Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station)
WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND
Chilean-British Sector in WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND  ((Port Stanley) + (Puerto Williams))Sector in WESTERN ELLSWORTH LAND (en) + Sector en la TIERRA DE ELLSWORTH OCCIDENTAL (es)  ((Port Stanley) + (Puerto Williams))

17 Territories & Dependencies



International Organisations or Groupings (selective list)


ANTARCTICA
Organisation
Antarctic Treaty System : ATS  ((Washington-District of Columbia))Antarctic Treaty System : ATS (en) + Sistema del Tratado Antártico : STA (es) + Système du Traité Antarctique : STA (fr) + Dogovor ob Antarktike : DA ­ Договор об Антарктике : ДA (ru)  ((Washington-District of Columbia)) Consultative Meetings

1 Organisation or Grouping (selective list)

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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.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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