Near Islands

Near Islands: see Aleutian Islands.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Near Islands from Fact Monster:

  • Aleutian Islands - Aleutian Islands Aleutian Islands , chain of rugged, volcanic islands curving c.1,200 mi (1,900 km) ...
  • Ikaría - Ikaría Ikaría or Icaria, mountainous island, c.100 sq mi (260 sq km), SE Greece, one ...
  • Egadi Islands - Egadi Islands Egadi Islands or Aegadian Isles, Lat. Aegates, archipelago (1987 est. pop. 5,000), ...
  • The Bounty, Pitcairn Island, and Fletcher Christian's Descendants - The Bounty, Pitcairn Island, and Fletcher Christian's Descendants April 28 marks the ...
  • Taiwan - Learn about the history, geography and culture of Taiwan and find statistical and demographic information.|Information on Taiwan — geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, as well as a map and the national flag.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: U.S. Physical Geography