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South Korea (Republic of Korea)

Geography of South Korea
Geography of South Korea: Read this article to learn about South Korea. Learn about South Korea's history, government, economy, geography and climate.

Ten Important Things to Know About the Country of South Korea
Ten Things to Know About South Korea: Read this article to learn ten important facts about South Korea. Learn about South Korea's people, economy, topography, geography and climate from Geography at About.com.

The Korean Peninsula
Geography of the Korean Peninsula: Read this article to learn information about the Korean Peninsula. Learn about the Korean Peninsula's topography, geology, climate and biodiversity.

Tensions and Conflict on the Korean Peninsula
Korean Conflict: Read this article to learn about the conflict between North and South Korea. Learn about the history of conflict on the Korean Peninsula, the Korean War and why there are tensions between the two countries today.

Ten Facts About of Seoul, South Korea
Read this article to learn ten facts about Seoul, South Korea. Learn about Seoul's history, economy, people, geography and climate.

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

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

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

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

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

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

South Korea – A Country Study
Comprehensive book-length information from the Library of Congress. Published in 1992.

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

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


South Korean cultural exports are at an all time high, with consumers from all over the world consuming South Korean pop music and dramas, colloquially known as “K-pop” and “K-dramas”. The Hallyu, or Korean Wave, has spread its tendrils all over the globe.

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