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Population of the different Nations.

Population. Arabia,

Independent chiefs,. 12,000,000 Asiatic Isles,

Absolute monarchy, 20,000,000 Austria,

Absolute monarchy,. 33,000,000 Bavaria,

Absolute monarchy,

4,000,000 Belgium,

Limited monarchy, .

3,000,000 Bolivia,

Republic,

2,000,000 Brazil,

Limited monarchy, . 6,000,000 Chili,

Republic,

2,000,000 China,

Absolute monarchy, . 360,000,000 Denmark,

Absolute monarchy, 2,000,000 Egypt,

Absolute monarchy, . 4,000,000 France,

Republic,

34,000,000 Great Britain and Ireland, Limited monarchy, 30,000,000 Greece,

Limited monarchy, 2,000,000 Holland,

Limited monarchy, 4,000,000 Italy,

Ab. mon. and the Pope, 10,000,000 Japan,

Absolute monarchy,. 25,000,000 Mexico,

Republic, ,

8,000,000 North American Indians, Independent chiefs, . 2,000,000 Persia,

Absolute monarchy, 9,000,000 Peru,

Republic,

2,000,000 Portugal,

Limited monarchy, 4,000,000 Prussia,

Absolute monarchy, 15,000,000 Russia: Europe and Asia, Absolute monarchy, 55,000,000 Sikhs, East India, Monarchical confeder. 6,000,000 Siam,

Absolute monarchy, 3,000,000 Spain,

Limited monarchy, 14,000,000 Sweden and Norway, · Limited monarchy, 5,000,000 Switzerland,

Republic,

2,000,000 Syria,

Trib.to Turk. f. Egypt, 2,000,000 Tartary,

Independent chiefs,. 10,000,000 Thibet,

Ab. mon. (G. Lama), 30,000,000 Turkey: Europe and Asia, Absolute (Sultan), . 21,000,000 United States,

Republic, .

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Cities.

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Population of Cities in Great Britain.

County.

Population. Aberdeen,

Aberdeenshire, Scot., . 65,000 Bath, Somersetshire,

38,000 Birmingham, Warwickshire,

183,000 Bolton, Lancashire,

50,000 Bradford, West Yorkshire, .

34,000 Brighton, Sussex, .

47,000 Bristol, Gloucestershire,

140,000 Cheltenham, Gloucestershire,

31,000 Coventry, Warwickshire,

31,000 Derby, Derbyshire,

32,000 Dundee, Forfar, Scot.,

62,000 Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scot.,

140,000 Exeter, Devonshire,

31,000 Glasgow,

Lanarkshire, Scot., . 274,000 Greenock,

Renfrewshire, Scot., 36,000 Greenwich, . Kent,

30,000 Hull, East Yorkshire,

42,000 Leeds, West Yorkshire,

90,000 Leicester, Leicestershire,

48,000 Liverpool, Lancashire,

286,000 London, Middlesex, .

1,874,000 Manchester, Lancashire,

243,000 Newcastle, Northumberland,

68,000 Norwich, Norfolk,

62,000 Nottingham, Nottinghamshire,

53,000 Oldham, Lancashire,

43,000 Paisley, . Renfrewshire, Scot.,

48,000 Plymouth, Devonshire,

37,000 Portsmouth, Hampshire,

53,000 Preston, Lancashire,

50,000 Salford, Lancashire,

53,000 Sheffield, West Yorkshire,

68,000 Westininster city, Middlesex, .

222,000 Wolverhampton, Staffordshire,

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Lengths of the Principal Rivers.

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Amazon, South America,
Amour, Tartary,
Arkansas, State of Arkansas,
Burrampooter, India,
Colorado, North Mexico,
Columbia, Oregon Territory,
Danube, Austria,
Forth, Scotland,
Ganges, British India,
Hoang Ho, China,
Indus, China,
Irrawaddy, Burman Empire,
Kansas, United States,
Kianku, China,
La Plate, South America,
Mackenzie, United States,
Missouri and Mississippi,
Niger, Africa,
Nile, Egypt,
Oby and Irtish, Siberia,
Ohio, United States,
Oronoko, Guiana,
Para and Araguay, Brazil,
Red River, Louisiana,
Rio Grande, Mexico,
Rio Madeira, Brazil,
Rio Negro, Columbia,
Rhine, Germany,
Seine, France,
Senegal, West Africa,
St. Lawrence, North America,
Tennessee, United States,
Thames, England,
Yenisei, Siberia,

Miles. 4,000 2,500 2,100 2,000 1,100 1,100 1,800

100 1,900 3,100 1,900 1,800 1,400 3,200 2,700 2,800 4,300 2,400 3,200 2,900 1,400 1,600 1,600 2,100 2,300 2,300 1,600

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Heights of Celebrated Mountains.

Feet. Ætna, a volcano in Sicily, .

10,900 Antisana, a farm house ; Republic of Equador, 14,300 Ararat, resting place of Noah's Ark; Armenia,, 12,700 Ben Nevis, highest in Great Britain ; Scotland, 4,400 Black Mts., the highest of the Blue Ridge, N. C., 6,500 Blanc (Mt.), Switzerland,

15,900 Brown Mountain, highest of the Rocky Mts.; N. A. 16,000 Chimborazo; Republic of Equador,

21,400 Cotopaxi, the highest volcano; Equador,

18,900 Dhawalaghiri, one of the Himalaya Mts., Asia, 26,500 Geesh, highest in Africa,

15,100 Hecla, a volcano in Iceland,

5,500 Himalaya, the highest in the world; Thibet, 29,000 Ida (Mt.), in the Island of Candia,

5,000 Jorullo, volcano in Mexico,

4,300 Jungfrau, Alps, Switzerland,

13,700 Lebanon, Syria,

10,000 Mansfield, highest of the Green Mountains ; Vt. 4,300 Olympus, Greece,

6,600 Ophir, Sumatra, East Indies,

13,800 Parnassus, the home of the Muses ; Greece,

6,000 Peaks of Otter, Virginia,

4,300 Perdu (Mt.), highest of the Pyrenees; France, 11,300 Popocatapetl, highest in Mexico,

17,700 Roa (Mt.), highest in Oceanica; Hawaii,

17,500 Sinai (Mt.), Arabia,

8,200 Sorata, highest in America; Bolivia,

25,400 St. Bernard, Switzerland,

8,000 St. Elias, highest in North America; Russ. Poss. 17,900 Stromboli, volcano in the Mediterranean Sea, 3,000 Tahawus, the highest in New York,

5,300 Teneriffe, Peak of; one of the Canary Isles, 12,000 Vesuvius, volcano, near Naples,

3,900 Washington (Mt.), highest of the White Mts.; N. A. 6,400

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Heights of Waterfalls and Cascades.

Fecha Cerosoli Cascade, Alps, Switzerland,

2,400 Falls of the Arve, Savoy, .

1,100 Falls of St. Anthony, Upper Mississippi,

60 Falls of Terni, near Rome,

300 Foyers, near Loch Ness, Scotland,

60 Genesee Falls, Rochester, N. Y.,

96 Lauterbrunn, near Lake Thun, Switzerland,

900 Lidford Cascade, Devonshire, England,

100 Missouri Falls, North America,

90 Montmorency Falls, near Quebec,

250 Natchikin Falls, Kamtchatka,

300 Niagara Falls, North America, .

164 Nile Cataracts, Upper Egypt,

40 Passaic Falls, New Jersey,

71 Tivoli Cascade, near Rome,

90 Waterfall Mountain Cascade, South Africa,

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Heights of Towers, Spires, Monuments, &c. Bunker Hill Monument,

221 Leaning Tower of Pisa,

190 Milan Cathedral,

260 Mosque of St. Sophia, Constantinople,

290 Porcelain Tower, at Nankin,

228 Pyramids of Egypt (the highest),

520 Salisbury Spire,

410 Solomon's Temple,

210 St. Ivan's Tower, Moscow,

300 St. Paul's Church, London,

370 St. Peter's Church, at Rome,

518 Strasburg Cathedral,

474 Temple of Belus, at Babylon,

666 Tower of Babel,

680 Trinity Church, New York,

283 Walls of Babylon,

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