Borovka

Borovka

 

a river in Orenburg Oblast, RSFSR; a right tributary of the Samara (Volga basin). It is 167 km long, drains a basin of 2,140 sq km, and rises from the Obshchii Syrt Plateau, flowing westward with many twists and turns. It is fed primarily by snow. The Buzuluk evergreen forest is located in the basin of the Borovka.

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The Czech Nonet (Romana Zieglerova--violin Vladimir Kroupa--viola, Simona Hecova--cello, Radovan Hec--double bass, Jiri Skuhra--flute, Aleg Hustoles --clarinet, Vladislav Borovka oboe, Pavel Langpaul--bassoon, Vladimira Klanska--French horn).
The accounts of Herodotus and the Greek pottery in the tombs of the Black Sea Scythians heavily influenced the chronological schemes developed by Borovka, Minns and Rostovtzeff (Jettmar 1967: 38-43; Sher 1988: 48-50).