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The South

Source: The U.S. Department of State The South is perhaps the most distinctive and colorful American region. The American Civil War (1861-65) devastated the South socially and economically.?

South Korea

(Encyclopedia) South Korea: see under Korea.

South Downs

(Encyclopedia) South Downs: see Downs, North, chalk hills, England.

South Orange

(Encyclopedia) South Orange, village (1990 pop. 16,390), Essex co., NE N.J., inc. 1869. Mostly residential, it has some small industries. Seton Hall Univ. is in South Orange.

South Pole

(Encyclopedia) South Pole, southern end of the earth's axis, by convention at lat. 90 S. Because the earth's rotational axis wobbles slightly over time, the location where the southern end?

South Georgia

(Encyclopedia) South Georgia, island, c.1,450 sq mi (3,760 sq km), S Atlantic Ocean, c.1,200 mi (1,930 km) E of Cape Horn. A dependency of the Falkland Islands from 1908 to 1985 (along with the South?

South Shields

(Encyclopedia) South Shields, city (1991 pop. 86,488), South Tyneside, NE England, at the mouth of the Tyne River. It is a significant port. Shipbuilding and marine engineering are the main?