|6, -54.137, 51.449|
|• Total||75859.79 km2|
29289.63 sq mi
Glauvaard, Glauvaard (in Glauvegian and English), is country located on the Southwestern coast of Antarephia. It is bordered to the South by the Iblania, by Providentia to the North, by The Free Scientific States to the North and East and by the Hesperic Ocean to the West. Its capital and largest city is Dauroe. The country covers a land area of 75859.79 km² (29289.63 sq mi) and has a population of about 5.2 million people (Glauvars).
- 1 Etymology
- 2 History
- 3 Geography
- 4 Politics
- 5 Economy
- 6 Infrastructure
- 7 Demographics
- 8 Culture
The name Glauvaard dates back to the ancient Bemlord culture. It is formed from the Glauvegian terms for white (glauca) and land (vaard), which is refers to the snow capped eastern and southern mountain ranges.
Bemlord Prior to the Bemlord Empire, Glauvaard consisted of feuding city-states. Bemlor (present-day Dauroe) was the capital city. From Bemlor, Emperor Yamma conquered all of what is known as Glauvaard today as well as __________.
Great Glauvaard War Following the assassination of Emperer Yamma VII, the northern tribes (Graxons, Requokas, Proncas, and Chippiwatomic) and eastern tribes (Hannistones, Sturmi, and Ungahla) rebelled from Bemlord rule.
Glauvaard Civil War (1898-1905) Due to a perceived lack of representation in the National Assembly, the interior provinces of Chippawatomic, Trongarden, Grimmale, Dallenne, and Adoslol seceded from the Kingdom of Glauvaard. By November 1898, the Union of East Glauvaard had created a government in its capital of Canston.
As the Civil War continued between East and West Glauvaard, Krisdaus Island separatists staged a military coup d'tat in Koensport and declaring Krisdaus Island as an independent nation.
Following the Second Battle of Canston, East Glauvaard capitulated to West Glauvaard in February 1903. Krisdaus Island forces would not surrender until March 1905.
Krisdaus Island War (1982) Separation from the mainland desires continued in Krisdaus Island. The Island Revolutionary Bridage (IRB) continued to carry out attacks predominately on the island, however some attacks occurred on the mainland. Following the bombing of the North Junsley Capitol Building in Vorvo, Glauvaard enacted martial rule on the island. IRB forces with assistance from ______ declared war on Glauvaard and stepped up attacks on military and government locations on the island. As a result, the 1982 Krisdaus War began. The war lasted for six months from June 1982 to November 1982. Following the bombing of Koensport South High School, the public of Krisdaus Island turned on IRB, which allowed Glauvegian forces to recapture the island. Following the surrender of IRB, IRB was outlawed in Glauvaard. Military rule of the island lasted until 1990, when the first democratic elections for state government were held.
The territory of Glauvaard is located between the __th and __th parallel south and between the meridians __ and __. Covering an area of 76,017.85 km²,
The geographical extremes:
The Islands : The Hesperic Coast of Glauvaard is no different than the rest of the Antarephian West Coast with numerous islands and fjords. Krisdaus Island is one of the largest islands on the west coast of Antarephia.
Ranges of mountains : Southern Range: Gradkota Mountains Central Range: Misma Mountains Western Range: Menar Mountains
Lakes and rivers:
Lake Jozina: Largest lake and largest man-made lake Roshuba River Tidma River Gardiwapeka River Dorpho River
The country is divided in 13 Provinces :
King and Queen National Council National Court
Law and judicial system
National Court Provincial Court Locality Court
Glauvegian Armed Forces Glauvegian Royal Army Glauvegian Royal Navy Glauvegian Royal Air Force
Natural Resources: Very important (petroleum, lumber, hydroelectricity) Agriculture and Fisheries: Sheep, Fishing, Wheat, Potatoes Manufacturing:
- Airport ( provincial airport)
- Railroad network (lines)
- Buses lines
- Ferries routes