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Agadez, formerly spelled Agades, is the largest city in northern Niger, with a population of 88,569. It lies in the Sahara and is the capital of Aïr, one of the traditional Tuareg–Berber federations. The city is also the capital of the Agadez Region. As of 2011, the urban commune had a total population of 124,324 people.
- also known as 阿加德茲
- part of Niger, Agadez Region, Tchirozerine Department
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The Best Travel Writing 2008 (2009)
True Stories from Around the World by James O'Reilly, Larry Habegger, Sean O'Reilly
Agadez is an ancient city along the Trans-Sahara Trade Route, an area where merchants and wayfarers have carried salt and slaves since the advent of camel caravans. Its mud architecture gives the entire city a reddish hue that, when the ...
by Andrew Petersen
Agadez). Islamic trading city located in the Air region of Niger, West Africa. The origins of the city are obscure although it is likely that it began as a Tuareg encampment like its western counterpart Timbuktu. The first arrival of Tuareg into the ...
by James Minahan
The Tuareg heartland in northern Niger and Mali, the Nigerian department of Agadez and northern districts of Tahoua and the Malsan regions of Gao, Tombouctou, and Kidal, forms the region called Azawad, where the Tuaregs want to ...
by PHILIP FORSANG NDIKUM
Mauritanie Nouadhibou Dakar République du Niger Niamey Niamey Agadez Niamey République du Sénégal Dakar Dakar Tambacounda Dakar République du Tchad N'Djamena N'Djamena Sarh N'Djamena Annexe IV - Liste des ...
Ethnic and National Groups around the World by James B. Minahan
occupies a semiarid territory in the southern Sahara, forming Agadez and the Tchintabaraden and Abalak districts of Tahouz regions in Niger. Flag The proposed Tenere flag is a dark-red field ...
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