The Kara Sea. Encyclopedia

Zonn I., Kostyanoy A. The Kara Sea. Encyclopedia
Author: Zonn I., Kostyanoy A.
Year: 2013
Cover: hard cover
ISBN: 978-5-7133-1444-6

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The edition is devoted to one of the Russian northern seas - the Kara Sea, a part of the Arctic Ocean. The encyclopedia contains nearly 700 articles on hydrographic, geographic features and hydrological characteristics of the sea.

 

It provides the most significant natural features - islands, peninsulas, bays, rivers, their geography, economy, culture and history, as well as cities, ports, water, biological resources, international agreements, research institutions, the activities of prominent scientists, researchers, travelers.

 

This book provides a chronology of major events that have become momentous milestones in the history of the discovery and exploration of the Kara Sea from the XV century to the present day.