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  Province Encyclopedia Article @ Gettin.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
For instance, a province is a local unit of government in Belgium, Spain and Italy, and a large constituent autonomous area in Canada and Argentina.
In Peru, provinces are a tertiary unit of government, as the country is divided into twenty-five regions, which are then subdivided into 194 provinces.
The provinces of the Ottoman Empire had various types of governors (generally a pasha), but mostly styled vali, hence the predominant term vilayet, generally subdivided (often in beyliks or sanjaks), sometimes grouped under a governor-general (styled beylerbey).
www.gettin.org /encyclopedia/Province   (1454 words)

  
 Kastamonu Province - tScholars.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Kastamonu is one of the Provinces of Turkey, in the Black Sea Region, to the north of the country.
What is now Kastamonu Province was inhabited by the Kaska (or Ghashgai) people at least from the 18th century BC who were a perennial problem for the Hittites, and at one point the Kaska raided the Hittite homelands, sacking their capital Hattusa.
The Ottoman sultan Beyazid I conquered the province in 1392 however, following his capture and death in Battle of Ankara, the area was granted back to the Candaroglu by the Mongol warlord Timur Lenk.
tscholars.com /encyclopedia/Kastamonu_Province   (1093 words)

  
 Osmanlı Tarihi Kültürü Medeniyeti Edebiyatı Sanatı
Abana is a district of the Kastamonu Province, Turkey.
It is to the north-east of the province, with a coast to the Black Sea.
It was made a district of the Kastamonu province in 1945.
www.osmanlimedeniyeti.com /wiki/Abana,_Turkey_.html   (134 words)

  
 Genocide1915.info - The Armenian Genocide History Chronology
The Ittihadist Mustafa Abdulhalik Renda, the vice-governor of Seghert, is appointed governor-general of Bitlis Province.
In Sivas Province the population in all the Armenian villages is disarmed.
Turkish refugees are settled in the emptied Armenian villages of the Tortum District of Erzerum Province.
www.genocide1915.info /history_chronology.asp   (7257 words)

  
 Kastamonu_province info here at en.13-year.info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Kastamonu is singular of the Provinces of Turkey, in the Black Sea Region, to the north of the country.
There are theories that the Kastamonu derives from the Latin cognomen of the Byzantine castle carpentered by the Comnenus dynasty: Castra Comnenus.
What is at once Kastamonu Province was inhabited by the Kaska (or Ghashgai) bipedals at minimal from the 18th century BC who were a perennial nut for the Hittites, 'n at singular the Kaska raided the Hittite homelands, sacking their capital Hattusa.
en.13-year.info /Kastamonu_Province   (1100 words)

  
 brief_summary2.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The hazard and risk assessment project of Kastamonu province is commenced to mitigate effects of natural disaster, after the big earthquake that stroke Marmara region on August 17th and November 12th 1999.
The main reason why Kastamonu province has been selected is that Kastamonu region represents a junction point for all types of disasters such as earthquake, landslide, rock fall and snow avalanche.
Kastamonu province is one of the most important region in terms of landslides.
atemiz.deprem.gov.tr /kastamonu/brief_summary2.html   (1734 words)

  
 Kastamonu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
It is the capital of Kastamonu province with 380,000 inhabitants (2004 estimate).
Kastamonu is fairly well-connected with other urban centra of its region by road only.
Kastamonu appear first in history under the name of Castamon, and was an important Byzantine trade town.
lexicorient.com /e.o/kastamonu.htm   (170 words)

  
 National - Parks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
A lake in a typical karst landscape in the Isparta province.
In the Ceyhan valley in the Adana province.
It is situated in the Kastamonu province around 45 km from Kastamonu.
www.albeni.de /english/nparks.htm   (1023 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Kastamonu Province Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The region was inhabited by the Ghashgai (or Qashgai, Kashka) tribe as early as 18th century BC who posed a threat to the Hittites.
The Ottoman sultan Beyazid I conquered the province in 1392 however, following his capture and death in Battle of Ankara, the area was granted back to the Candaroğlu by the Mongol warlord Timur Lenk.
Although the province has a 135 km long coastline to Black Sea, only İnebolu has a small port and transportation by the sea is almost non-existant.
www.ipedia.com /kastamonu_province.html   (988 words)

  
 Kastamonu Turkey Photo Gallery by Dick Osseman at pbase.com
Kastamonu is a pleasant place to the North of Ankara, a two hours drive from the Black Sea coast.
I suspect that what lies under this exchange is Kastamonu's reputation, no doubt partly deserved, as a stronghold of the old-fashioned Turkish blend of Islamism and nationalism.
Kastamonu Memeleketim bir yanda evliyalar diyarý bir yanda çam kokulu muhteþem doðasý sýcak ve samimi insanlarý gelip görmek ve yaþamak gerek.
www.pbase.com /dosseman/kastamonu   (1167 words)

  
 Kastamonu, Turkey
The province of Kastamonu lies in that area of northern Turkey where the Pontic Mountains flatten out.
Despite its proximity to Turkey's populous northwestern corner, Kastamonu and the surroundings are underdeveloped in economic terms as well as being poorly served by the transport network.
According to one theory, Kastamonu is a juxtaposition of Gas Kumana (Land of the Gasgas) - the Gasgas lived here under the Hittites ca.
www.planetware.com /turkey/kastamonu-tr-kt-kt.htm   (355 words)

  
 Candaroglu infoTurkish.com Herşey Hakkında Türkçe Bilgi
However, the succeeding Ottoman sultan Beyazid I launched an assault in 1392 on Kastamonu as part of an effort to control all the Anatolian beyliks, eventually resulting in the killing of Süleyman II and the ending of the Candaroğlu reign in Kastamonu.
The nearby province Sivas was then inhabited by many Genoese merchants, transporting the goods that would arrive from the east and the south to their ports in Trabzon, Samsun and Sinop.
Kastamonu was also rich in natural resources such as iron ore and copper, which were important industrial raw materials then too.
www.infoturkish.com /Turkey/Candaroglu.html   (3997 words)

  
 FOCUS on TURKEY - Western Black Sea Coast
ituated inland amid beautiful forests, the provincial center of Kastamonu has preserved its important monuments: the 12th century Byzantine castle, the 13th century Atabey Mosque and the Ibni Neccar Mosque of 1356.
Near the town is Evkaya, a rock tomb dating from the sixth century B.C. In the village of Kasaba, the 14th century Mahmut Bey Mosque retains some of the finest wood carvings found anywhere in Turkey.
lgarini Cave, in the region of Pinarbasi (in the northwest comer of Kastamonu Province), is one of the largest caves in Turkey.
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Kastamonu Province is one of the most important region in terms of landslide in Northern West of Turkey.
This study primarily aims to research landslide potential of Kastamonu province on the basis of Geographic Information System(GIS).
The landslide hazard map of Kastamonu may serve: 1) regional, community land-use planning and development 2) selecting appropriate transportation routes and determining locations of engineering projects 3) mitigating landslide effects.
atemiz.deprem.gov.tr /landslides_engl.html   (1051 words)

  
 karacehennem boğazı ... ılgaz dağbaşı otel / ılgaz milli parkı kayak merkezi - kastamonu
The map showed a canyon near Küre in the province of Kastamonu, formed by a river named Karacehennembogazi which rises near the village of Karadonu and pours into the Black Sea.
On the point of leaving, a change of plan: My father calls to say my grandfather is ill and has asked for me. I fly to his side and the 90 year old white haired man draws his last breath on my chest.
The canyon on the Karacehennembogazi Çayi in Kastamonu begins at the village of Karadonu and ends at Ersizlerdere.
www.dagbasi.com /info/atlas/kara/kara.html   (1966 words)

  
 T.C. Kultur Bakanligi / Ministry of Culture, Republic of Turkey
The museum building which was designed by Kemalettin Bey, the famous architect, was used as the İttihat ve Terakki Club in 1910, and served as the Freedom Court in 1910.
Various glass and baked earth objects, statues and grave stelers from the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine periods found at Kastamonu and environs are exhibited.
A section of the exhibition space is set aside as the Atatürk Hall and is used for displays of various items used by Atatürk during his Kastamonu visit in 1925 and related photographs.
www.discoverturkey.com /english/bakanlik/b-a-kastamonu.html   (617 words)

  
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Archaeological excavations have uncovered evidence of the region's earliest inhabitants in the early Bronze Age settlements at Ikiztepe, in Samsun Province.
The holiday town of Igneada near the Bulgarian border is in the Thracian province, 98 km from the provincial capital of Kìrklareli.
Ilgarini Cave, in the region of Pinarbasi (in the northwest corner of Kastamonu Province), is one of the largest caves in Turkey.
www.armory.com /~turkiye/turkey/bolge/blacksea.html   (3198 words)

  
 Roundup: Bird flu spreads across Turkey
Turkey announced five more human cases of bird flu in four provinces on Monday, raising the number of human beings hit by the killer virus to 14, Anatolia news agency reported.
The newly infected people included two in Kastamonu province, one in Corum province and one in Samsun province in northern Turkey and one in Van province in eastern Turkey, Anatolia quoted Turan Buzgan, director general of the health ministry, as saying.
The renewed bird flu scare was triggered when three children, all from the same family, died last week in the eastern city of Van after contracting the deadly H5N1 variant of the disease.
www.chinaclimax.com /200601/china/Roundup-Bird-flu-spreads-across-Turkey.html   (730 words)

  
 Kastamonu - World Travel Guide
Kastamonu is in Turkey, near the Black Sea coast.
It the capital district of the larger province of the same name.
This article is still a stub and needs your attention.
www.world-travel-guide.net /index.php?title=Kastamonu   (40 words)

  
 yaralıgöz - yaraligoz ılgaz dağbaşı otel / ılgaz milli parkı kayak merkezi - kastamonu
I had finally made it to the Kastamonu province.
I had spent the first night in Abana, which is part of the Kastamonu province.
Raspberries are the tastiest fruits the forest has to offer in the fall.
www.dagbasi.com /info/atlas/yara/yara.html   (2888 words)

  
 CHP blames government for sunken ship Erdogan: PKK a racist group Split in PKK forces resumption of old ways Four die ...
The fire engulfed the mine in the town of Kure in the Kastamonu province, some 300 kilometers north of the capital, Ankara, said Cem Namli, an official at the mayor's office in Kure.
One of the rescued miners, Ali Cinar, said that he had spent 3-hours under the surface and fearing for his life, adding that the fire has spread inside the mine due to wind coming in from the entrance.
Kastamonu Governor Mustafa Kara said that bodies of three miners have been retrieved until now, noting that rescue efforts were continuing 150 meters under ground.
www.turkishdailynews.com.tr /archives.php?id=37607   (1276 words)

  
 ARSIV 2
[Ciphered telegram from the Ministry of the Interior to the Provinces of Van and Bitlis,
19 - RESETTLEMENT OF THE ARMENIANS OF THE PROVINCE OF VAN, TO MOSSUL,
[Ciphered telegram from the Ministry of the Interior to the provinces of Erzurum, Van, Bitlis,
www.bozkurtyuvasi.8m.com /arsiv2.html   (1599 words)

  
 CHAPTER FOUR
His enforced residence in this the major town of the province of Kastamonu was to last seven and a half years.
He attracted new students and Kastamonu and particularly the town of Inebolu on the Black Sea earned the name of "the second Isparta" as a centre from which the Risale-i Nur spread.
On his being posted to Kastamonu as Govemor of the Prison, Asiye Hanim came to know of Bediuzzaman, and realized that the cübbe they had so carefully guarded all these years as a trust had found its true owner, and she handed it over to him.
www.risale-inur.com.tr /rnk/eng/tarihce/2chap4.html   (11583 words)

  
 Meta Web Search: Your Engine for Top Search Results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
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 19 killed in mine fire in northern Turkey
The death toll from a fire which broke out in a mine in northern Turkey on Wednesday has climbed to 19 and the number of the injured rose to 17, semi-official Anatolia News Agency reported.
The fire broke out in a mountain tunnel in Kastamonu province,some 300 km north of Ankara, and trapped some 30 people working inside, Anatolia reported earlier in the same day.The incident took place in Kure town when rubbers on the shelves started to burn in the tunnel, Kastamonu Governor Mustafa Kara was quoted as saying.
The entrance of the mine collapsed due to the fire and there wasa compression of gas in the mine at the moment, he added.Earlier reports said nine injured workers had been rescued and were rushed to hospitals for medical treatment.
en.ce.cn /World/Europe/200409/09/t20040909_1721127.shtml   (224 words)

  
 US-TR/ HOLIDAY ON HORSEBACK : ÇÖMLEKÇILER VILLAGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Referred to as Çölmeçler by the inhabitants, this village in the Black Sea province of Kastamonu numbers among its attractions an equestrian holiday centre which attracts visitors of many nationalities.
The centre was established about fifteen years ago by Nedim Biyikli, a native of the village, who declares that ‘horses are the creatures closest to man after man himself’.
The village of Çömlekçiler is 7 kilometres from the town of Daday and 37 kilometres from the provincial capital Kastamonu.
www.us-tr.com /icerik/articles/comlekciler.html   (689 words)

  
 Turkish Journal of Zoology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Abstract: The karyotypes and morphology of 98 specimens of the subterranean mole rat Spalax leucodon Nordmann, 1840 across 18 localities in and around Kastamonu province were analysed.
It was determined that S. leucodon has 2n = 54, NF = 72; 2n = 56, NF = 74; 2n = 58, NF = 74; 2n =60, NF = 74 in the populations from the Kastamonu region.
As a result of t-test analysis, separation of all chromosomal forms from each other beside 2n values by many character measurements supported the opinion that each of the chromosomal forms of Spalax should be evaluated as good biological species.
mistug.tetm.tubitak.gov.tr /~bdyim/abs.php3?dergi=zoo&rak=0508-5   (219 words)

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