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  Prefectures of Japan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The prefectures of Japan are the country's 47 sub-national jurisdictions: one "metropolis" (都 to), Tokyo; one "circuit" (道 dō), Hokkaidō; two urban prefectures (府 fu), Osaka and Kyoto; and 43 other prefectures (県 ken).
Prefectures are governmental bodies larger than cities, towns, and villages.
The largest and prefectural capital is Sapporo, the sixth largest city in Japan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Prefectures_of_Japan   (1175 words)

 Prefectures Japan Asia Regional
Among the 13 fatalities, a woman was found dead after a mudslide in central Japan prefecture of Nagano...
News agency reported that at least 13 people were killed in eight prefectures and 10 others were missing in four prefectures.
Mudslides and flooding in Japan killed at least 10 people and left 13 missing in central and western prefectures, the Kyodo News agency reported.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Regional/Asia/Japan/Prefectures   (321 words)

 Wikinfo | Prefectures of Japan
Namely, one metropolitan district (都; To), Tokyo; one circuit (道;; Dō), Hokkaido; two urban prefectures (府; Fu), Osaka and Kyoto); and 43 rural prefectures (県; Ken).
The current system was established by the Meiji government in 1871 and is known as the abolition of the Han system.
Images, some of which are used under the doctrine of Fair use or used with permission, may not be available.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Prefectures_of_Japan   (166 words)

 DaVinci: Regional> Asia> Japan> Prefectures> Saitama
Among the places searched in Tokyo, Saitama and Ibaraki prefectures, Asahara's daughter was living in the man's house, and his wife in a house in Ryugasaki...
Needles found in bananas sold at Saitama, Hokkaido and Aichi...Mainichi Daily News, Japan - Jul 7, 2006Needles have been found in imported bananas sold at supermarkets in Saitama, Hokkaido and Aichi prefectures, it was learned Friday.
Daytime tippling may signify the start of a new trend: major chain outlets of kyabakura in Chiba and Saitama Prefectures are said to be in the process of...
www.bluegrassdavinci.com /ODP/Regional/Asia/Japan/Prefectures/Saitama   (322 words)

 Japan Omnibus - General - Regions & Cities
Japan is divided into 5 main geographical divisions: Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu and Okinawa.
The population of Japan is approximately 126,580,000 (August 1999).
You can test yourself on the prefectures of Japan using this interactive quiz.
www.japan-zone.com /omnibus/geo.shtml   (284 words)

 Japan - Country Profile - Nippon, Travel and Tourism
Location: Eastern Asia, island chain between the North Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan (East Sea), east of the Korean Peninsula.
While retaining its time-honored culture, Japan rapidly absorbed Western technology during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
After its devastating defeat in World War II, Japan recovered to become the second most powerful economy in the world and a staunch ally of the US.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/japan.htm   (1005 words)

 Prefectures (Japan)
Kagoshima Prefecture 5 languages - Kagoshima Prefecture, the southern edge of mainland Japan..
Kagoshima Visitor Center Update english - Half of the prefectures land area is covered with shirasu, a type of light gray volcanic ash....
Osaka japanese/english - Osaka Prefecture, located at the approximate center of Japan, is divided into 33 cities, 10 towns, and 1 village.
www.tuttinsieme.it /tutti/tut/as/japan/prefectures.htm   (513 words)

 Japan's Prefectures and their Capital Cities
Japan is divided in 47 administrative divisions, the Japanese Prefectures.
On the top of the list the Prefectures are indexed in alphabetical order to navigate to the entry on this page.
The city of Kanazawa, capital of the Ishikawa Prefecture.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/japan_prefectures.htm   (200 words)

 flags of japan - Information about japan - teaching in japan, japan phone cards, maps, regional information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Flag of Japan -thumbnail Japan's Flag A flline master (printable) of the flag of Japan to color.
Early warning flags from Japan signal rising interest rates - 2004 American City Business Journals Inc. is the nation's largest publisher of metropolitan business newspapers, serving 41 of the country's most vibrant Japan: Index of Pages Historical Flags - Modern Era.
Prefectures of Japan Animated Flags Prefectures of Japan Animated Flags.
www.mizokuchi.net /flags_of_japan.html   (404 words)

 prefectures - Information about japan - teaching in japan, japan phone cards, maps, regional information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Japan 's Population Drop Hits Rural Areas Hard CattleNetwork.com, KS - Dec 28, 2005 Thirty-two of the 47 prefectures had fewer residents than five years ago, when the previous census was taken.
Japan (Regions & Prefectures) Japan (3:4:2 Regions & Prefectures).
Back.Travel-To-Crete.com - Prefectures of Crete Island, Greece The four main prefectures of Crete island, including photos and videos.
www.mizokuchi.net /prefectures.html   (286 words)

 Oita Prefectures Japan Asia Regional
clad in colorful kimonos, dance in celebration to music of different prefectures of Japan...
ARATA ISOZAKI, architect, was born in Oita, Japan, on this date in 1931...
Includes Japan Rail (JR) express train timetables for Oita lines.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Regional/Asia/Japan/Prefectures/Oita   (134 words)

 Geography of Japan - Prefectures & Subprefectures of Japan
Geography of Japan - Prefectures and Subprefectures of Japan
Cities of Japan - Information on over 300 cities
Look forward to more links, resources, and shopping information as we are currently updating this section.
www.japan-101.com /geography/index2.htm   (83 words)

 Japan Prefectures and Cities
Aich Gunma prefecture, City of Tatebayashi (English) (Japanese)
Japan Travel Updates from the Japan National Tourist Organization (JNTO)
Osaka City- Gateway to the Japan (Osaka City Air Terminal)
emol.org /nihongo/japanlinks/prefectures.html   (194 words)

 TownNet.com - World > Asia > Japan > Prefectures
TownNet.com - World > Asia > Japan > Prefectures
Home > World > Asia > Japan > Prefectures
Japan is an island nation where is covered by forests and mountains nearly 70% of the land.
www.townnet.com /world/asia/japan   (35 words)

 World Regional Asia Japan Prefectures Aichi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Below are some useful links about Aichi on Prefectures:
Regional: Asia: Japan: Regions: Chubu and Hokuriku (10)
Information about about Prefectures Aichi in World Regional Asia Japan Prefectures Aichi directory is based on the Open Directory Project
www.internetintl.com /world/Regional/Asia/Japan/Prefectures/Aichi   (106 words)

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