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Independent Military Province of CHEKIANG

Flag or logo since 1911-11-04*
CHE-CHIANG Sheng : 浙江省 (zh) RebellionDe facto Semi-Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

T´ang Shou-Ch´ien
(ruler of CHEKIANG since 1911-11-04)

General Li Yuan-Hung
(ruler of CHINESE ALLIANCE since 1911-10-10)
Capitals & administrative places*: Hangchow
Official & national languages: Chinese (zh) .


CHEKIANG Independent Military Province of CHEKIANG  (Hangchow)

2 Divisions:

CHEKEANG CHE-KEANG Region  (Hangchow)Local: CHE-CHIANG Sheng : 浙江省 (zh)  (Hang-Chou)
FUKIEN FUKIEN Region  (Foochow)Local: FU-CHIEN Ti-Ch´ü : 福建地區 (zh)  (Fu-Chou)

1 Condominium:

FRENCH AMOY French Settlement of AMOY  (Amoy)Local: Établissement français d´AMOY (fr)  (Amoy)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BARGUT MONGOLIA BARGUT MONGOLIAN Independent Province [Pro-Mongolian Province]  (Khailar)
CHINA Great Ching Empire : Great Manchu Empire of CHINA  (Peking)
CHINA-SHANGHAI Military Government of the Republic of China : Independent Military Government of SHANGHAI  (Shanghai)
CHINESE ALLIANCE Military Government of the Republic of CHINA  (Wuchang g)
CHINESE LEAGUE Chinese Revolutionary Alliance : TUNG MENG HUEI  (Wuchang g)
HUEICHOW HUEICHOW Revolutionary Army  (Hueichow)
HUNAN Independent Military Province of HUNAN  (Changsha)
KIANGSI Independent Military Province of KIANGSI  (Nanchang)
SHANSI Independent Military Governorate of SHANSI [Warlordship of the Shansi Clique]  (Taiyuan)
SHENSI Independent Military Province of SHENSI  (Sian)
THIBET Kingdom of THIBET [Chinese Suzerainty under Occupation]  (Lhasa)
YUNNAN Independent Military Province of YUNNAN  (Yunnan-Fu)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

AIGUN AIGUN Russian Concession  (Aigun)
AMDO AMDO Administrative Region  (Zining)
AMOY ISLAND British Concession of AMOY ISLAND  (Siming)
AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN TIENTSIN TIENTSIN Austro-Hungarian Concession  (Tientsin Austro-Hungarian Concession)
BELGIAN TIENTSIN TIENTSIN Belgian Concession  (Tientsin Belgian Concession)
BERI BERI State  (Beri)
BRITISH FOOCHOW British Concession at FOOCHOW  (Foochow British Concession)
BRITISH HANKOW British Concession at HANKOW  (Hankow British Concession)
BRITISH SHAMEEN British Concession of SHAMEEN  (Shameen)
BRITISH TIENTSIN TIENTSIN British Concession  (Tientsin British Concession)
CHAKHAR CHANGYUAN Special Region : Chakhar Eight Banners Territory  (Kalgan)
CHANGSHA CHANGSHA General Foreign Settlement  (Changsha Settlement)
CHEFOO Settlement of CHEFOO  (Chefoo)
CHINA EASTERN RAILWAY ZONE China Eastern Railroad Zone : CER [Russian Administration]  (Kharbin)
CHINKIANG British Concession at CHINKIANG  (Chinkiang)
CHOUTSUN CHOUTSUN Foreign Settlement  (Choutsun)
CHWANPIEN CHWANPIEN Special Administrative District  (Tachienlu)
DRANGO DRANGO State  (Hsintu)
FORMOSA ISLAND Dependency of FORMOSA [Taiwan]  (Taipeh)
FRENCH AMOY French Settlement of AMOY  (Amoy)
FRENCH CHUNGKING French Marine Establishment in CHUNGKING  (Wangchiato)
FRENCH HANKOW French Concession at HANKOW  (Hankow French Concession)
FRENCH SHAMEEN French Concession of SHAMEEN  (Shameen French Concession)
FRENCH SHANGHAI Municipal Council of the FRENCH CONCESSION OF SHANGHAI  (Shanghai French Concession)
FRENCH TIENTSIN TIENTSIN French Concession  (Tientsin French Concession)
GERMAN HANKOW German Concession at HANKOW  (Hankow German Concession)
GERMAN TIENTSIN TIENTSIN German Concession  (German Tientsin Concession)
GOLOK GOLOK Tribal Region  (Machin)
HAINAN HAINAN Circuit  (Hai Hao)
HONGKONG British Crown Colony of HONGKONG  (City of Victoria)
HORPA STATES Hor States : HORPA STATES  (Tachienlu)
HSUCHOW HSU-CHOW Circuit  (Hsuchow)
HUPEH Independent Military Province of HUPEH  (Wuchang)
ILI Governorate-General of ILI  (Suidun)
ITALIAN TIENTSIN TIENTSIN Italian Concession  (Tientsin Italian Concession)
JAPANESE CHUNGKING Japanese Concession at CHUNGKING  (Chungking Japanese Concession)
JAPANESE FOOCHOW Japanese Concession at FOOCHOW  (Foochow Japanese Concession)
JAPANESE HANGCHOW Japanese Concession in HANGCHOW  (Hangchow Japanese Concession)
JAPANESE HANKOW Japanese Concession at HANKOW  (Hankow Japanese Concession)
JAPANESE SOOCHOW Japanese Concession at SOOCHOW  (Soochow Japanese Concession)
JAPANESE TIENTSIN TIENTSIN Japanese Concession  (Amatsu)
JERIM JERIM League  (Tungliao)
JOSUTU Tumed JOSUTU League  (Chaoyang)
JUU UDA Kharchin JUU UDA League : Chihfeng League  (Chihfeng)
KHINGAN KHINGAN League  (Wangyehmiao)
KIAOCHAU German Leased Territory of KIAO-CHAU  (Tsingtao)
KIUKIANG British Concession at KIUKIANG  (Kiukiang)
KUMUL KUMUL Khanate [Principality of Kumul Vassal of Sinkiang]  (Khamil)
KWANGCHOWAN Leased Territory of KWANGCHOWAN  (Fort Bayard)
KWANGSI KWANGSI Province  (Kweichow)
KWANTUNG Territory of KWANTUNG [Japanese Military Administration of the Chinese Leased Territory to Japan]  (Port Arthur)
KWEICHOW Military Governorate of KWEICHOW  (Kweiyang)
LIANGKIANG Viceroyalty of LIANGKIANG Province  (Soochow)
MACAO Portuguese Overseas Colony of MACAO  (Macao)
MANCHULI MANCHURIA Settlement  (Manchuria)
MANCHURIA Province of HEILUNGKIANG in the Viceroyalty of Manchuria  (Kharbin)
MAZUR MAZUR State  (Mazur)
NANKING INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT NANKING General Foreign Settlement  (Nanking International Settlement)
NINGSIA Warlordship of NINGSIA  (Ningsia)
NORTHERN MANCHURIA AMUR RIVER Province [Russian Protectorate of Heilungkiang in Inner Manchuria]  (Aigun)
ORDOS ORDOS League  (Ordos)
PAKHOI Foreign Settlements of PAKHOI  (Pakhoi)
PEICHIHLI PEICHIHLI Province [Directly administered Territory of the Viceroyalty of Chihli Honan and Shantung]  (Tientsin)
PEIKING Directly administered Territory of Peking : HSUNTIEN District  (Peking)
PEKING LEGATIONS PEKING LEGATION Quarter  (Peking Legation Quarter)
RUSSIAN HANKOW Russian Concession at HANKOW  (Hankow Russian Concession)
RUSSIAN KHARBIN Russian Concession of KHARBIN  (Kharbin Russian Concession)
RUSSIAN TIENTSIN TIENTSIN Russian Concession  (Tientsin Russian Concesion)
SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT International Concession of Shanghai Municipal Council : SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT  (Shanghai International Settlement)
SHANTUNG Military Province of SHANTUNG  (Tsinan-Fu)
SILINGOL SILINGOL League  (Silinhot)
SOUTH MANCHURIAN RAILWAY ZONE South Manchuria Railway Company : SMR  (Dairen)
SOUTHERN MANCHURIA Japanese Sphere of Influence the Viceroyalty of the Three Northeast Provinces of Fengtien : Viceroyalty of TUNGSANSHENG  (Mukden)
SOUTHERN SHANTUNG SOUTHERN SHANTUNG Zone [German Sphere of Influence]  (Linyi)
SUIYUAN Military Territory of SUIYUAN  (Kweihua)
SZECHWAN Viceroyalty of SZECHWAN Province  (Chengtu)
TEHUNG TEHUNG Region  (Kanfang)
TREHOR TREHOR State  (Tachienlu)
TSINANFU TSINANFU Foreign Settlement  (Tsinan-Fu)
WEIHAIWEI British Leased Territory of WEIHAIWEI  (Port Edward)
WEIHSIEN WEIHSIEN Foreign Settlement  (Weihsien)
WUHU WUHU General Foreign Settlement  (Wuhu)
YANGTZE RIVER YANGTZE RIVER Zone [British Sphere of Influence]  (Chungking)
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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.
   *, 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 website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

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