- Publisher: Международные Отношения
- Year of issue: 2015
- Series: Russian seas
- ISBN: 978-5-7133-1480-4
- Cover type: твердый переплет 170 х 240 мм.
- Number of pages: 176
- Product Code:: 0671
- Availability:: In Stock
East-Siberian Sea. Encyclopedia
This publicationis dedicated to one of the smallest northern seas of Russia – the East SiberianSea – which is part of the water area of the Arctic Ocean. The encyclopediacontains around 600 articles on hydrographic and geographic features andhydrologic characteristics of the Sea.
The most prominentnatural features are presented: islands, peninsulas, rivers and theirgeographic features. Culture and history, towns, ports, water and biologicalresources, international agreements, research institutions, the work ofdistinguished scientists, researchers and explorers are also covered.
The encyclopediaalso examines the socio-economic state and domestic potential of the regionsbordering the East Siberian Sea.
Landmark events inthe history of the discovery and assimilation of the East Siberian Sea from theXVII century to date are featured in a chronology.
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