Geographical sites:

  • Europe (click here to focus in map) (see also GeoNames #6255148)
    Geonames_icon Europe continent Geocontext: Europe/Vaduz
  • Nile (click here to focus in map) (see also Pleiades #727172)
    Pleiades_icon Nilus (river) river Description: The Nile is a major river of northeastern Africa and is generally acknowledged as the longest river in the world, measuring some 6,650 km (4,130 miles) from source to mouth.
  • Bosphorus (click here to focus in map) (see also Pleiades #520977)
    Pleiades_icon Bosphorus water-open Geocontext: Bogaziçi
    Description: A strait that forms part of the boundary between Europe and Asia.


Text #7814

Borisenkov. Extreme weather events in Russian Chronicles of the XI-XVII Centuries (Борисенков Е.П. - Экстремальные природные явления в русских летописях XI - XVII вв.)
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Kievan Rus’, Europe and Northern Africa: Harsh winter. Bosphorus frozen. Ice on the Nile.1

  1. Киевская Русь, Европа и Северная Африка: Жестокая зима. Замерз Босфор. Лед на Ниле. Землеведение, 1908, кн. 2, с. 41

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