Chernyshev

Chernyshev

 

a mountain range at the junction of the Transbaikalia and Amur mountain systems; western link of the Tukuringra-Dzhagdy mountain chain in Amur Oblast, RSFSR. The Chernyshev Range separates the valley of the Niukzha River of the Olekma basin from the valleys of the Ol’doi and Tynda rivers of the Amur basin. The range is 120 km long and reaches an elevation of 1,572 m at Mount Lukinda. It is composed of granites and schists and has flattened, swell-like crests. Mountain taiga predominates, and thickets of dwarf stone pine are found at higher elevations. The range was named in honor of F. N. Chernyshev.

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Neither Bennigsen nor the Emperor was there, but Chernyshev, the Emperor's aide-de-camp, received Bolkonski and informed him that the Emperor, accompanied by General Bennigsen and Marquis Paulucci, had gone a second time that day to inspect the fortifications of the Drissa camp, of the suitability of which serious doubts were beginning to be felt.
Chernyshev was sitting at a window in the first room with a French novel in his hand.
Awkwardly holding up his sword, he addressed Chernyshev and asked in German where the Emperor was.
He said a few words to Prince Andrew and Chernyshev about the present war, with the air of a man who knows beforehand that all will go wrong, and who is not displeased that it should be so.
Russia's Sergei Chernyshev, nicknamed Bumblebee, won the first breakdancing gold medal.
Russia's Sergei Chernyshev won the first breakdancing - known as "breaking" - gold medal for boys, with Japan's Ramu Kawai winning the girls' title.
It is a major element of the quality of life and 'balancing work and family life' is considered to be a significant indicator of decent work (Anker, Chernyshev, Egger, Mehran, and Ritter, 2003).
The Defense Attache of the Russian Embassy in Uzbekistan, Colonel Sergei Chernyshev also presented information on the anti-terrorist activities of the Russian armed forces, during the meeting.
Their study is devoted to the works of prominent representatives of the technical direction the engineering and psychological knowledge (Galaktionov, A.I., Gubinskiy, A.I., Koroteev, G.L., Krylov A.A., Lvov V.M., Lomov B.F., Naftaliev A.I., Paderno P.I., Chernyshev A.P., Shadrikov V.D., Shchedrovitsky L.P., etc.).