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Maps of Poland, Canada, and Europe

 

Here are some great map and flag links gleaned from the Internet. Some are of general interest; others are of the current and historical boundaries of Europe, Poland, and Canada, as well as all related historical periods.




mobile flag line


 


World of Maps and Mapping
ODDENS BOOKMARKS
FAME
FLAGS AND COATS OF ARMS
University of Texas
MAP ROOM
Successors of Rome: 447 to present
EUROPEAN NOBILITY: with flags and maps

 


Canada, Political Boundaries
Copyright:
The Atlas of Canada


 

The Atlas of Canada
WA Pugsley, Early Canadian Maps
The State of the Republic of Poland
Mapy Polski (and DĄBROWA GÓRNICZA)
Poland (Political) 2000
PRODUCED BY THE CIA: University of Texas
Poland (Shaded Relief) 2000
Country Map
Area Comparison
Economic Activity
Land Use
Population Density



Voivodships (Provinces) and Capital Cities of Poland:

  1. Dolnośląskie / Wrocław
  2. Kujawsko-pomorskie / Bydgoszcz
  3. Lubelskie / Lublin
  4. Lubuskie / Zielona Góra
  5. Łódzkie / Łódź
  6. Małopolskie / Kraków
  7. Mazowieckie / Warszawa
  8. Opolskie / Opole
  9. Podkarpackie / Rzeszów
  10. Podlaskie / Białystok
  11. Pomorskie / Gdańsk
  12. Śląskie / Katowice
  13. Świętokrzyskie / Kielce
  14. Warmińsko-mazurskie / Olsztyn
  15. Wielkopolskie / Poznań
  16. Zachodniopomorskie / Szczecin


Confused about Poland's regions and place names?

I assume, if you are like me and not born in Poland, that you are probably as confused about the different place names and regions as I am. So, let us learn together! Above is a list of the official provinces and capital cities, but there are other regions, as well. I'll exerpt the following quote from another website, which may explain a bit:

"Since 1999 the territorial division of the state has changed a lot. These changes were preceded by a harsh political battle, mainly as to the number of provinces (the Cabinet postulated only 12 of them). Finally, Poland has been divided into:

 

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