1. Education
Send to a Friend via Email

Armenia Maps

Armenia prides itself on being the first nation to formally adopt Christianity (early 4th century). Despite periods of autonomy, over the centuries Armenia came under the sway of various empires including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Ottoman. During World War I in the western portion of Armenia, Ottoman Turkey instituted a policy of forced resettlement coupled with other harsh practices that resulted in an estimated 1 million Armenian deaths. The eastern area of Armenia was ceded by the Ottomans to Russia in 1828; this portion declared its independence in 1918, but was conquered by the Soviet Red Army in 1920. Armenia attained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. (Source: CIA World FactBook)

Map of Armenia
A nice clear map of Armenia from the CIA World FactBook.

Geography and Map of Armenia
A political map, comprehensive data, and flag from the CIA World FactBook.

Blank Outline Map of Armenia
A free blank outline map of Armenia to print out for educational, school, or classroom use.

Merriam-Webster Map of Armenia
A clear and detailed Armenia map along with basic geographic facts from Merriam-Webster. The map includes many cities and major physical features.

Armenia Maps
A nice collection of large detailed maps of Armenia from the PCL Map Collection.

Armenia: History, Geography, Government, and Culture
Great data and historical information from Infoplease.com.

Armenia – A Country Study
Comprehensive book-length information from the Library of Congress. Published in 1995.

Background Note – Armenia
A great profile, including political history, from the U.S. State Department.

Armenia: Embassy of the Republic of Armenia
A plethora of information from the embassy in the U.S.

Flags of the World - Armenia
The flag of Armenia and everything you ever wanted to know about the flag.

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.