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Andorra

Les Vallées d’Andorre—Valls d’Andorra
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

The co-principality of Andorra is situated in the eastern Pyrenees. The country consists of gorges, narrow valleys and defiles, surrounded by high mountain peaks varying between 880 and 1,800 metres. Its maximum length is 30 km and its width 20 km; it has an area of 465 sq. km (190 sq. miles) and a population of about 5,000, scattered in 6 villages. Catalan is the language spoken.

Books of Reference

  1. Corts Peyret, J., Geografía e Historia de Andorra. Barcelona, 1945Google Scholar
  2. Llobet, S., El medio y la vida en Andorra. Barcelona, 1947Google Scholar
  3. Vidal y Guitart, J. M., Instituciones polítical y sociales de Andorra. Madrid, 1949Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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