Zones: Timeline

PAN-AFRICA (New York City) Exile Negro Peoples of the World : PAN AFRICA : Jomo Kenyatta
ETHIOPIA-IN-EXILE (Um Iddla) SDN MemberRebellionExile ETHIOPIAN Empire-in-Exile : Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
ITALIAN EAST AFRICA (Addis Ababa) De facto Semi-Independent Viceroyalty of Italian Eastern Africa : Federation of ITALIAN EAST AFRICA [Viceroyalty of Ethiopia] : King Victor Emmanuel III
PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA (Lourenzo Marques)  Governorate-General of the PORTUGUESE EAST AFRICA Colony [Portuguese Mozambique Colony] :
SOUTH AFRICA (Pretoria ae + Cape Town lSDN Member South African Union : UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA : King George VI

Other Entities with similar names

(Rome a + Addis Ababa u) - (Addis Ababa) -

Viceroyalty of Italian Eastern Africa : Federation of ITALIAN EAST AFRICA [Viceroyalty of Ethiopia]

Flag or logo since 1936-06-01*
Vicereame dell´AFRICA ORIENTALE ITALIANA : Vicereame d´Etiopia (it) De facto Semi-Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

King Victor Emmanuel III
(ruler of ITALY since 1900-07-29)
Capitals & administrative places*: Addis Ababa
(Addis Abbeba)
Official & national languages: Italian (it) .



5 Federated Divisions:

AMHARA Governorate of AMHARA  (Gondar)Local: Governatorato di AMARA (it)  (Gondar)
ERITREA Governorate of ERITREA  (Asmara)Local: Governatorato dell´ERITREA (it)  (Asmara)
GALLA AND SIDAMO Governorate of GALLA AND SIDAMO  (Jimma)Local: Governatorato di GALLA E SIDAMA (it)  (Gimma)
HARRAR Governorate of HARRAR  (Harar)Local: Governatorato di HARAR (it)  (Harar)
SHOA Governorate of SHOA  (Addis Ababa)Local: Governatorato dello SCIOÀ (it)  (Addis Abbeba)

Dependent Protectorates:

ADI KAIEH ADI KAIEH Residency  (Adi Kaieh)Local: Residenza di ADDI CAIEH (it)  (Addi Caieh)
ADI QUALA ADI QUALA Vice-Residency  (Adi Quala)Local: Vice Residenza di ADDI QUALÀ (it)  (Addi Qualà)
ADI UGRI ADI UGRI Residency  (Adi Ugri)Local: Residenza di ADDI UGRI (it)  (Addi Ugri)
ARAFALI ARAFALI Vice-Residency  (Arafali)Local: Vice Residenza di ARAFALI (it)  (Arafali)
ASSABA ASSABA Residency  (Assaba)Local: Residenza di ASSABA (it)  (Assaba)
DECAMERE DECAMERE Residency  (Decamere)Local: Residenza di DECAMERÈ (it)  (Decamerè)
GHINDA GHINDA Vice-Residency  (Ghinda)Local: Vice Residenza di GHINDA (it)  (Ghinda)
MASSAWA MASSAWA Residency  (Massawa)Local: Residenza di MASSAUA (it)  (Massaua)
SARDO SARDO Vice-Residency  (Sardo)Local: Vice Residenza di SARDÒ (it)  (Sardò)
SENAFE SENAFE Vice-Residency  (Senafe)Local: Vice Residenza di SENAFÈ (it)  (Senafè)
SIFANI SIFANI Vice-Residency  (Sifani)Local: Vice Residenza di SIFANI (it)  (Sifani)
SOUTHERN DANKALIA Autonomous Residency of SOUTHERN DANKALIA  (Sardo)Local: Residenza autonoma della DANCALIA MERIDIONALE (it)  (Sardò)
THIO THIO Residency  (Thio)Local: Residenza di THIÒ (it)  (Thiò)

* 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:


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

GAMBELA British Concession of GAMBELA Enclave  (Gambela)
OGADEN British Military Administration of the OGADEN  (Kelafo)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 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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