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Formerly British Guiana. Republic in the northern part of South America, bounded on the northeast by the North Atantic Ocean, on the east by Suriname, on the south and west by Brazil, and on the northwest by Venezuela. See the [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gy.html CIA ''World Factbook''] about Guyana. <br>  
 
Formerly British Guiana. Republic in the northern part of South America, bounded on the northeast by the North Atantic Ocean, on the east by Suriname, on the south and west by Brazil, and on the northwest by Venezuela. See the [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gy.html CIA ''World Factbook''] about Guyana. <br>  
  
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Demerara is now part of Guyana.
  
 
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Revision as of 08:39, 20 December 2012

Not to be confused with French Guiana (French: Guyane).

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Getting started with Guyana research

Formerly British Guiana. Republic in the northern part of South America, bounded on the northeast by the North Atantic Ocean, on the east by Suriname, on the south and west by Brazil, and on the northwest by Venezuela. See the CIA World Factbook about Guyana.

Demerara is now part of Guyana.

Jurisdictions

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Research Tools

Featured Content

Did you know?

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Help Wanted

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

News and Events


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