Columbia Gazetteer of the World

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The Columbia Gazetteer of the World, the renowned geographic encyclopedia provides users with access to authoritative information on more than 170,000 places and areas around the world. This online resource's unparalleled coverage extends beyond the country level to states, cities, towns, provinces, counties, villages, hamlets, and neighborhoods. In addition to a wealth of statistical data, the Gazetteer provides rich, in-depth information about the economic, historical, and cultural context of places.