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  Wikipedia: Spain
Spain has been a constitutional monarchy and a democracy since the Spanish Constitution of 1978 was approved, being divided into 17 autonomous communities and 2 autonomous cities with high degree of autonomy.
Spain is, at present, what is called a State of Autonomies, formally unitary but, in fact, functioning as a Federation of Autonomous Communities, each one with different powers (for instances, some have their own educational and health systems, others do not) and laws.
Spain is bound to the east by Mediterranean Sea (containing the Balearic Islands), to the north by the Bay of Biscay and to its west by the Atlantic Ocean, where the Canary Islands off the African coast are found.
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 Spain - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Spain is a constitutional monarchy, with a hereditary monarch and a bicameral parliament, the Cortes Generales or National Assembly.
Spain's mixed capitalist economy supports a GDP that on a per capita basis is 87% that of the four leading West European economies.
Until 1714, Spain was a loose confederation of kingdoms and statelets, under the same king, until King Philip V removed the autonomous status of the Aragonese crown.
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 Spain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the meantime, Spain lost all of its colonies in the Caribbean region and Asia-Pacific region during the 19th century, a trend which ended with the loss of Cuba, Puerto Rico, Philippines and Guam to the United States after the Spanish-American War of 1898.
Spain became a unified crown with the union of Castile and Aragon) in 1492 and the annexation of Navarre in 1515.
Until 1714, Spain was a loose confederation of kingdoms and statelets under one king, until King Philip V (Felipe V) removed the autonomous status of the Aragonese crown.
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 Spain - Gurupedia
Spain is a constitutional monarchy, with a hereditary monarch and a bicameral
Spain is bound to the east by Mediterranean Sea (containing the Balearic Islands), to the north by the Bay of Biscay and to its west by the
Spain is a predominantly (94%) Roman Catholic country, although the recent waves of immigration have lead to an increasing number of Muslims.
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 Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Spain is at present what is called State of Autonomies formally unitary but in functioning as a Federation of Autonomous Communities each one with different powers (for some have their own educational and health others do not) and laws.
Spain is considered by many including a part of Spanish population to be a of nations unified under a single State like Belgium Switzerland or the United Kingdom.
Spain is a predominantly (94%) Roman Catholic country although the recent waves of have lead to an increasing number of Muslims.
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 Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The kingdom of the Catholic monarchs then imposed the Christian religion; in 1492, Isabel and Fernando ordered the expulsion of all Jews from their dominions, having imposed physical segregation in 1480 (two years after the establishment of the Inquisition) and, in 1502, Muslims were forced to convert to Christianity or be banished.
In the meantime, Spain lost most of its colonies in the Americas during the 19th century, a trend which ended with the loss of Cuba and the Philippines after the Spanish-American War of 1898.
Spain's mixed capitalist economy supports a GDP that on a per capita basis is 87% that of the four leading West Europeanan economies.
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 Spain Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Spain is, at present, what is called a ''State of Autonomies'', formally unitary but, in fact, functioning as a Federation of Autonomous Communities of SpainAutonomous Communities, each one with different powers (for instance, some have their own educational and health systems, others do not) and laws.
Spain's mixed capitalist economy supports a GDP that on a per capita basis is 87% that of the four leading Western EuropeWest European economies.
Until 1714, Spain was a loose confederation of kingdoms and statelets, under the same king, until King Philip V of SpainPhilip V removed the autonomous status of the Aragonese crown.
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 Provinces of Spain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In addition to its seventeen autonomous communities, Spain is divided into fifty provinces.
There are only two cities that are capitals of autonomous communities without being capitals of provinces: Mérida in Extremadura and Santiago de Compostela in Galicia.
For each, the capital city is given, along with the autonomous community it is a part of, and a link to a list of municipalities in the province.
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 Bambooweb: Spain
Modern Spain began to take form during the Reconquista, the struggle between the Christian kingdoms left unconquered by the Moors in the northern peninsula, and the kingdoms into which Al-Andalus had split.
He played a key role in guiding Spain further in its growth into a modern democratic state, notably in opposing an attempted coup d'etat in 1981.
According to membership, the second religion of Spain is the church of the Jehovah's Witnesses; there are also many protestant branches, all of them with less than 50,000 members, and about 20,000 Mormons.
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 Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
What followed was a mass flee of Moors, Jews and Gitanos from Granada city and the villages to the mountain regions (and their hills) and the rural country.
Main article: Economy of Spain Economy - overview: Spain's mixed capitalist economy supports a GDP that on a per capita basis is 80% that of the four leading West European economies.
Until 1714, Spain was a loose confederation of kingdoms and statelets, under the same king, until - Philip V - removed the autonomous status of the Aragonese crown.
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 UNESCO World Heritage Centre - World Heritage List
Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne (1993)
City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (1994, 1996)
Extension of the "Churches of the Kingdom of the Asturias", to include monuments in the city of Oviedo.
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 ipedia.com: Spain Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
With the approval of the Spanish Constitution of 1978 and the arrival of democracy, the old historic nationalities — Basque Country, Catalonia and Galicia — were given far-reaching autonomy, which was then soon extended to all Spanish regions, resulting in one of the most decentralized territorial organizations in Western Europe.
The town of Olivenza (Extremadura) and its country is claimed by Portugal, but the Spanish public is not generally aware of that claim.
The second religion of Spain according to membership is the church of the Jehovah's Witnesses; there are also many protestant branches, all of them with less than 50,000 members, and about 20,000 Latter Day Saints.
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 Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Although the official name of Spain is Reino de España, the same can be translated into the other languages of Spain, as in Regne d'Espanya (Catalan), Espainiako Erresuma (Basque), and Reino de España (Galician).
The original peoples of the Iberian peninsula (in the sense that they are not known to have come from elsewhere), consisting of a number of separate tribes, are given the generic name of Iberians.
Economy - overview: Spain's mixed capitalist economy supports a GDP that on a per capita basis is 80% that of the four leading West European economies.
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 Spain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Kingdom of Spain''' or '''Spain (Spanish languageSpanish: ''Reino de España'' or ''España''; Catalan languageCatalan: ''Regne d'Espanya''; Basque languageBasque: ''Espainiako Erresuma''; Galician languageGalician: ''Reino da España'') is a country located in the southwest of Europe.
In the meantime, Spain lost most of its colonies in the Americas during the 19th century, a trend which ended with the loss of Cuba, the Philippines and Puerto Rico to the United States after the Spanish-American War of 1898.
Recently, 2 political parties - which in previous elections had received the support of around 15% of the popular vote- have been banned due to their negative to condemn publicly ETA violence in the terms that the main spanish political parties wanted.
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 List of metropolitan areas in Spain by population - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of metropolitan areas in Spain by population
This is a list of the largest metropolitan areas in Spain by population.
This page was last modified 01:53, 10 September 2005.
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 Thousands of PLACE NAMES for your dog, horse, cat, pet or child from Chinaroad Lowchens of Australia -
A list of cities in the Czech Republic
A list of all countries and areas in the world in alphabetical order, with the official names and alternative names, in English, French and Spanish as well as local names of the countries.
List of formerly used country names and name changes of countries, dependencies, geographical and other regions of particular geopolitical interest.
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 List Of Spain-related Topics Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Looking For list of spain related topics - Find list of spain related topics and more at Lycos Search.
Find list of spain related topics - Your relevant result is a click away!
List of Presidents of the Government of Spain
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 ROUTE OF CITIES: CUENCA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Both are different categories glued with the two rivers of the city.
Same as other historical cities in other parts of the world: the traveller does not discover it until the moment he walks around the streets, sit in a stone and enjoy the landscape.
From that point, the small street of Saint Mary goes to the Merced square, a cozy area formed by this baroque chruch and the seminary.
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 Learn more about Spain in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Learn more about Spain in the online encyclopedia.
In 1492 Queen Isabella I of Castile began the Spanish Inquisition, which lasted for more than 300 years.
Unemployment has been steadily falling under the Aznar administration but remains the highest in the EU at 13%.
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 GuruNet — Content Map
List of cities in Saint Kitts and Nevis
List of cities in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
List of cities in São Tomé and Príncipe
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 List of cities in Canada -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a list of incorporated cities of (A nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada) Canada in alphabetical order by province.
More thorough lists of communities are available by province; see the bottom of this page for links.
Nova Scotia no longer has any cities, they were amalgamated into (Click link for more info and facts about Regional Municipalities) Regional Municipalities.
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 Discover your ideal tour of spain from this splendid selection!
If I had to mention only one interesting fact about spain, it would be the superb diversity of its 17 regions.
A list of cities of spain and spanish world heritage cities.
This list of cities of spain gives the 50 capitals of Spanish provinces, Spain´s World Heritage Cities, plus guides to the top major cities.
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 cities in spain Resources
CITY GUIDE A comprehensive guide to the most attractive cities in Spain, like Madrid, Barcelona, Seville, Granada, Cordoba, Malaga, Valencia, and
These are some cities of Spain: Alcalá de Henares (Madrid) Alcobendas (Madrid) Alcorcón (Madrid) Albacete Algeciras (Cádiz)...
SPAIN A-Z. This alphabetical listing allows quick access to the locations included in All About Spain.
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 Spain Hotels | Discount Spain Hotel, page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Over 50 million tourists visit Spain every year attracted by its fantastic climate, vibrant atmosphere and fascinating coastline.
Famous attraction in Spain is the bull-chasing festival on the streets of main cities.
Below is page1 of the full list of cities in Spain.
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 Internet access in Spain - Any listed city Dial up, wireless, WiFi, toll free, portable pc, pda, mobile, mac. ...
Spain Dial up, toll free, WiFi and Wireless Internet access in Any listed city.
List of cities in Spain you can connect to Internet with your Global Roaming account :
List of countries where you can connect to Internet with your Global Roaming account :
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 Spain Vacations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Translators are great for providing the words and phrases needed to communicate in foreign countries, but pronunciation and voice inflection are also important.
Includes a currency and metric converter, talking calculator, databank and even an alarm clock that gives the time in 200 cities.
here you have it: All the information you need to decide if a Spain holiday is for you...and, if the answer is yes, you're well on your way to planning your trip there as well.
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 List of cities by country - Meta
This is a list of cities ordered by country:
Main article: List of cities in the United Kingdom
Main article: List of cities in the United States
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 Spain
- includes list of on-line Spanish language lessons
- Extensive list of Spanish Government department webpages on the net
- a complete guide to law in Spain - buying property, mortgages, taxes, civil and criminal law
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 The World Clock (full version)
Sat means Saturday, October 15, 2005 (468 places listed)
Sun means Sunday, October 16, 2005 (108 places listed)
Search for city - search for a city not listed here
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 United for Peace : Cities That Held March 20 Events
Protests on One-Year Anniversary of Iraq War Took Place in at Least 319 Cities and Towns in the United States and 398 Around the World
If you know of a city or town that held a March 20 event which is not represented on this list, please contact us with the information.
Please consider posting a brief report about the demo in your town on our bulletin board.
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