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The Russian shores of the Black Sea.

by Oliphant, Laurence

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Black Sea Coast (Soviet Union)
    • Subjects:
    • Black Sea Coast (Soviet Union) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 3d ed. (1854) published under title: The Russian shores of the Black Sea in the autumn of 1852.

      SeriesRussia observed
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK25 .O47 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 266 p.
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5218793M
      ISBN 100405030541
      LC Control Number75115571

      the shores of the Black Sea are quite severe. Wind speeds basic ally determine wave heights and in turn wave heights directly affect the strength o f rip currents. The coasts of Russia are washed by many seas; the Arctic Ocean, the White Sea, the Bay of Tcheskaya, the Bay of Kara, the Gulf of Obi, the Baltic Sea, the Gulfs of Bothnia, Finland, and Riga, the Black Sea, the Sea of Azof, the Caspian Sea, the Pacific Ocean, Behring Sea, the Sea of Okhotsk, and the Sea of Japan. But Russia is not destined to.

      Specific Features of the Russian Black Sea Coast Dynamics and Morphology (Kerch Strait—Psou River Mouth). The general contour of the Russian Black sea Coast was formed during the last transgression. Definite dependence can be treated between the modern coastline configuration and transformations of Flysch measure structure. The modern coast is composed mostly of Upper Cretaceous and Lower Author: V. P. Zenkovich, N. A. Aibulatov. The Nightingale’s Sonata. Spanning generations, from the shores of the Black Sea to the glit­tering concert halls of New York, The Nightingale’s Sonata is a richly woven tapestry centered around the virtuoso Lea More →.

      The Black Sea holds secrets ancient and modern. Bordering Russia, Ukraine and Turkey, among others, it is a strategic player in geopolitics. Join a longtime New York Times correspondent, a former. From mainland Ukraine, the Crimean Peninsula extends southward, bordered on the west by the Black Sea and on the east by the Sea of Azov. Stretching across the peninsula is a network of shallow, marshy inlets sprawling over roughly 2, sq km (1, sq mi). This network of lagoons is known as Syvash (also Sivash or Sivas).


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