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Columbia Gazetteer of the World

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A unique world enclopedia of geographical places and features with over 170,000 entries. It can be searched by place name or full-text.

Subjects: 
Genealogy;
Reference;
Encyclopedias;
Geography;
Maps, Atlases, Cartography

Notes: 
Entries include information on many of the following: demography; physical geography; political boundaries; industry, trade, and service activities; agriculture; cultural, historical, and archeological points of interest; transportation lines; longitude, latitude, and elevations; distance to relevant places; pronunciations; official local government place-names and changed or variant names and spellings.

Dates of Coverage: 
Antiquity-present

Update Frequency: 
Ongoing

Print Equivalent: 
For the print equivalent of this title, see Columbia Gazetteer of the World (New York : Columbia University Press).

Provider: 
Columbia University Press

Format: 
Web

Language: 
English

Output type: 
Print