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First posted on May 7th 2008






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History and Administrative Division . Tambov Oblast was created in 1937. Lipetsk Oblast was established in 1954, part of her territory carved out of Tambov Oblast.. Tambov Oblast borders on Ryazan in the north, on Penza and Saratov Oblast in the east, on Voronezh Oblast in the south and on Lipetsk Oblast in the west. Tambov Oblast is divided into 23 districts.

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Article Tambov Oblast, Tambov, Administrative Division of Tambov Oblast, from Wikipedia
Structurae : Tambov Oblast
Article Tambovskaya Oblast, from Wikipedia Russian edition
DOCUMENTS Historical Population Statistics by Administrative Division : Russia, from : Population Statistics
Flag, from FOTW
Coat of Arms, from Vector Images, from Civic Heraldry
Archives in the Russian Federation, scroll down for Tambov Oblast
Map of Administrative Division, posted by R. Daward
Maplandia : Tambovskaya Oblast (Satellite Photos)
REFERENCE Tambov Oblast, pp.221-222, in : Europa Publications, The Territories of the Russian Federation, London : Europa 1st ed. 1999 [G]