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British Crown Colony of THE BAHAMAS

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01*
British Crown Colony of THE BAHAMAS (en)
Emblem or Symbol*

Queen Victoria
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1900-01-01)
Capitals & administrative places*: Nassau
Official & national languages: English (en) .


BAHAMAS British Crown Colony of THE BAHAMAS  (Nassau)

21 Divisions:

ABACO ABACO Group District  (Marsh Harbour)Local: ABACO Group District (en)  (Marsh Harbour)
ACKLINS ISLAND ACKLINS ISLAND Group District  (Masons Bay)Local: ACKLINS ISLAND Group District (en)  (Masons Bay)
ANDROS ANDROS Group District  (Nicholls´ Town)Local: ANDROS Group District (en)  (Nicholls´ Town)
BERRY ISLANDS THE BERRY ISLANDS Group District  (Bullocks Harbor)Local: THE BERRY ISLANDS Group District (en)  (Bullocks Harbor)
BIMINIS BIMINIS Group District  (Alice Town)Local: BIMINIS Group District (en)  (Alice Town)
CAY LOBOS CAY LOBOS Group District  (Cay Lobos)Local: CAY LOBOS Group District (en)  (Cay Lobos)
CROOKED ISLAND CROOKED ISLAND District Group  (Colonel Hill)Local: CROOKED ISLAND District Group (en)  (Colonel Hill)
ELEUTHERA ELEUTHERA Group District  (Governor´s Harbour)Local: ELEUTHERA Group District (en)  (Governor´s Harbour)
EXUMA EXUMA Group District  (Georgetown)Local: EXUMA Group District (en)  (Georgetown)
GRAND BAHAMA GRAND BAHAMA Group District  (Freeport)Local: GRAND BAHAMA Group District (en)  (Freeport)
HARBOUR ISLAND HARBOUR ISLAND Group District  (Dunmore Town)Local: HARBOUR ISLAND Group District (en)  (Dunmore Town)
INAGUA INAGUA Group District  (Matthew Town)Local: INAGUA Group District (en)  (Matthew Town)
LONG CAY LONG CAY District Group  (Albert Town)Local: LONG CAY District Group (en)  (Albert Town)
LONG ISLAND LONG ISLAND Group District  (Clarence Town)Local: LONG ISLAND Group District (en)  (Clarence Town)
MAYAGUANA MAYAGUANA Group District  (Abraham´sBay)Local: MAYAGUANA Group District (en)  (Abraham´sBay)
NEW PROVIDENCE NEW PROVIDENCE Group District  (Nassau)Local: NEW PROVIDENCE Group District (en)  (Nassau)
RAGGED ISLAND RAGGED ISLAND Group District  (Duncan Town)Local: RAGGED ISLAND Group District (en)  (Duncan Town)
RUM CAY RUM CAY Group District  (Port Nelson)Local: RUM CAY Group District (en)  (Port Nelson)
SAN SALVADOR SAN SALVADOR Group District  (Arthur´s Town)Local: SAN SALVADOR Group District (en)  (Arthur´s Town)
SPANISH WELLS SPANISH WELLS Group District  (Spanish Wells)Local: SPANISH WELLS Group District (en)  (Spanish Wells)
WATLINGS ISLAND WATLINGS ISLAND Group District  (Cockburn Town)Local: WATLINGS ISLAND Group District (en)  (Cockburntown)

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

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


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