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Topic: List of the British Isles by area


  
  List of the British Isles - InformationBlast
The British Isles consist of two major islands, many other inhabited islands, and countless uninhabited islands and rocks.
They are administered by the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom (which is divided into England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), and the Isle of Man.
Some places in the British Isles are called islands or isles, but are not.
www.informationblast.com /List_of_the_British_Isles.html   (109 words)

  
  British Isles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Vikings appeared in the British Isles in the 790's with raids on Lindisfarne, Iona, and the west of Ireland.
As a result, in Ireland the use of the name "British Isles" is highly controversial, because of the perception that its use implies a continued constitutional relationship between the sovereign states of the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom.
A course in the University of Pennsylvania; British archaeology
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/British_Isles   (6211 words)

  
 British Isles - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
The British Isles is a term given to the group of islands off the northwest coast of Europe including Great Britain (containing England, Scotland, and Wales), Ireland and the many smaller adjacent islands.
The earliest quotation of "British Isles" given by the authoritative Oxford English Dictionary is in 1621.
In 1140 the Hebridean Islands, the Isle of Man and Antrim came under the Norse-Gael rule of the Lord of the Isles who kept a varying degree of independence until the Hebrides were forfeited to Scotland in 1493.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/b/r/i/British_Isles_ba5a.html   (2599 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : List of U.S. states by area   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
This is a list of the United States states in order of their total area, land area, and water area.
Austin is the capital city of Texas, a state that is only 40% the total area of Alaska.
Rhode Island is the smallest American state by total area and land area., and has the second highest population density, only behind New Jersey.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /List_of_U.S._states_by_area   (219 words)

  
 Surnames Lists
Here is a set of Surname Research Directories, one for the six main geographical areas (England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Isle of Man and Channel Isles) covered by GENUKI, that are maintained on behalf of GENUKI by Graham Jaunay.
The above five major lists cover all counties for which there is not a continuing separate county-specific surname list, and also provide links to such continuing lists (see also below).
Below is a selective list of links to the listings that various other people are still actively compiling of surnames being researched in specific counties.
www.genuki.org.uk /indexes/SurnamesLists.html   (241 words)

  
 List of the British Isles - Definition, explanation
Although the Faroe Islands might appear to be part of the island group, they are seldom included and are administered by Denmark.
Project of the British Academy to publish illustrated catalogs of Greek coins in public and private collections in the British Isles.
A leading national society, interested in all aspects of the archaeological, architectural and landscape history of the British Isles.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/l/li/list_of_the_british_isles.php   (332 words)

  
 Amateur Astronomy Societies in the British Isles
This includes the Isle of Man, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, and the Channel Islands.
Formed in 1890, the British Astronomical Association has an international reputation for the quality of its observational and scientific work.
The Highlands Astronomical Society exists to promote and extend the awareness of, interest in and enjoyment of astronomy within a friendly and stimulating environment, hosting educational, practical and social activities in the local area, accessible to all ages and level of knowledge.
www.ringsurf.com /netring?ring=iomastrosoc;action=list   (368 words)

  
 ScienceDaily: Mathematics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
As in most areas of study, the explosion of knowledge in the scientific age has led to specialization in mathematics.
Neolithic monuments on the British Isles are constructed using Pythagorean triples.
Topology in all its many ramifications may be the greatest growth area in 20th century mathematics.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/mathematics   (4227 words)

  
 List of the British Isles by area - Definition, explanation
List of the British Isles by area - Definition, explanation
This page is a list of the larger British Isles by area.
The area of Irish islands of Gorumna and Inishmore exceed some of the islands on the list, but accurate figures are required.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/l/li/list_of_the_british_isles_by_area.php   (142 words)

  
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The Faroe Islands are not included in this list.
The area of the Irish island of Gorumna exceeds some of the islands on the list, but accurate figures are required.
List of islands of Scotland#Largest islands in Scotland
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=List_of_the_British_Isles_by_area   (78 words)

  
 GENUKI: British Isles Genealogy: Contents & Site Map
In order to navigate down the hierarchy, a list of the items in the next level down is provided on the relevant pages.
Details can be found in the listing of all the Surname Lists available.
A number of e-mail lists exist covering various parts of the country.
www.genuki.org.uk /contents   (702 words)

  
 GENUKI: Genealogy Mailing Lists
This page lists genealogy-related mailing lists for those with research interests in areas of the British Isles.
The list is arranged hierarchically, in keeping with the overall GENUKI structure.
British-Genealogy has a number of mailing lists, but in 2005 the site moved over to a web-based forum system, and the remaining mailing lists are little used.
www.genuki.org.uk /indexes/MailingLists.html   (323 words)

  
 List of the British Isles Did You Mean List?
List of the British Isles Did You Mean List?
Texts derived from WikiPedia List of the British Isles
Page List of the British Isles cached on Monday 03rd of September 2007 12:03:13 PM Compteur gratuit
www.did-you-mean.com /List_of_the_British_Isles_14b3.html   (311 words)

  
 British Country Tours - Dedicated to American visitors to Britain. Small group escorted tours.
British Country Tours - Dedicated to American visitors to Britain.
Exclusive small group tours to the British Isles
Southern England I: "Wessex" - Kent, Sussex, and Hampshire — Kingdom of the Saxons, and the medieval area of Wessex.
www.britishcountrytours.com /tourlist.htm   (260 words)

  
 Quebec Tours Include Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto & Niagara Falls Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The British climbed the hill, surprised the French and won the decisive battle for the control of Canada.
Here is a list of some of the airlines that service this tour.
However we continually strive to improve our tours, (they are often updated several times in the course of one year), we study all client surveys and suggestions for improvement very carefully.
www.caravantours.com /Tours/canada-tours-quebec.html   (2290 words)

  
 British Isles Encyclopedia Article @ TexanArtists.com (Texan Artists)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
British Isles Encyclopedia Article @ TexanArtists.com (Texan Artists)
Tiger Woods, who rules the golf world, will take his traveling throne to England and Ireland for a three-week tour.
107. â€œA refusal to sever ties incorporating the whole island of Ireland into the British state is unthinkingly demonstrated in naming and mapping behaviour.
www.texanartists.com /encyclopedia/British_Isles   (6236 words)

  
 List of the British Isles - Art History Online Reference and Guide
List of the British Isles - Art History Online Reference and Guide
List of the British Isles - Your Art History Reference Guide!
For those in England, see the list of islands of England.
www.arthistoryclub.com /art_history/List_of_the_British_Isles   (181 words)

  
 Internet Public Library: Archaeology
You can click on the area of the map you are interested in or go to the sites by name.
Check out artifacts from the British Museum, learn about Viking religion, and spend a day on a Viking farm.
A compact list of the seven wonders of the ancient world with images and historical background information.
www.ipl.org /div/subject/browse/soc06.00.00   (2583 words)

  
 World Golf: golf course reviews, golf & travel features, golf news, golf blogs, more...
Watch the British Open and you'll see the type of golf (and preparation) you would need if you are intending to head over to Europe, especially to Britain, for a golf vacation.
The Edinburgh area is home to some of Scotland's - and thus the world's - greatest golf courses, and a round at St. Andrews, Royal Musselburgh or another classic links makes a great sideshow to the cultural feast of the annual Edinburgh International Festival.
Lahinch's Old Course, redesigned first by Alister Mackenzie in 1927, is a visual stunner to rival the British Isle's most spectacular and storied golf courses.
www.worldgolf.com   (2458 words)

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