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The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Social sciences, Politics
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980 words

is a former Spanish colony (1884–1976) claimed by Morocco. The native Arab-Berber-speaking population has reached nearly 300,000. ...

Western Sahara

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
Length:
335 words

Situated on the Atlantic coast between Morocco and Mauritania, Western Sahara—with an area of 102,703 square miles (266,001 square kilometers) ...

Western Sahara

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Encyclopedia of Africa

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Current Version:
2010

Western Sahara is a former Spanish colony. Today it is the site of a conflict between the Polisario Front (a ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
268 words

Desert territory on the Atlantic coast of nw Africa, bordering n with Morocco, ne with Algeria, and e and s ...

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