Botev


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Botev

 

(before 1950, Iumrukchal), the highest peak in the Stara Planina range in Bulgaria. Elevation, 2,376 m. The summit is flat and covered with meadows. The mountain was named in honor of the Bulgarian revolutionary and poet Kh. Botev.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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