Place:Bío-Bío, Chile


Alt namesBiobíosource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Bío-Bíosource: Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) p 132; Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) II, 220
Bío-Bíosource: Wikipedia
Bíobíosource: Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-20
Coordinates37°S 72.5°W
Located inChile     (1974 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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The Bío Bío Region, is one of Chile's fifteen first-order administrative divisions; it is divided into four provinces: Arauco, Bío Bío, Concepción, and Ñuble. It is also known by its original denomination: VIII Region. Concepción is the capital and largest city. Other important cities include Chillán, Coronel, Hualpén, Los Ángeles, and Talcahuano.

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