Ahaggar Mountains
or Hoggar Mountains geographical name mountains S Algeria in W central Sahara; highest peak Tahat 9842 feet (3000 meters)

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  • Ahaggar Mountains — Geobox|Range name=Ahaggar Mountains image caption=An oasis in the Ahaggar Mountains country=Algeria region type= region= parent= highest=Mount Tahat highest elevation=3003 highest lat d=23|highest lat m=17|highest lat s=|highest lat NS=N highest… …   Wikipedia

  • Ahaggar Mountains — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ahaggar — p1p5 Ahaggar Iharen, Phonolith bei Tamanrasset Höchster Gipfel Tahat (3.003 m …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ahaggar — or Hoggar Mountains High plateau region, southern Algeria. Located in the central Sahara, it extends about 970 mi (1,550 km) from north to south and 1,300 mi (2,100 km) from east to west. Its mean elevation is above 3,000 ft (900 m); its highest… …   Universalium

  • Kel Ahaggar — (trans: People of Ahaggar ) is a Tuareg confederation in the Ahaggar Mountains in Algeria. The confederation is believed to have been founded by Tin Hinan, with the official founding being around 1750. It has been largely defunct since 1977, when …   Wikipedia

  • Hoggar Mountains — geographical name see Ahaggar Mountains …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Algeria — /al jear ee euh/, n. a republic in NW Africa: formerly comprised 13 departments of France; gained independence 1962. 29,830,370; 919,352 sq. mi. (2,381,122 sq. km). Cap.: Algiers. * * * Algeria Introduction Algeria Background: After a century of… …   Universalium

  • Tuareg — Infobox Ethnic group group=Tuareg poptime=1.2 million [http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6982266.stm] popplace=flag|Niger: 720,000 (1998) flag|Mali: 440,000 (1991) flag|Algeria: 25,000 (1987) flag|Burkina Faso: 60,000 (1991) flag|Libya: 17,000… …   Wikipedia

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