Daurian Range

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Daurian Range

 

a system of mountains extending to the northeast in Central Transbaikalia (Chita Oblast, RSFSR). Length, approximately 300 km from the upper reaches of the Dzhila River (tributary of the Ingoda) to the source of the Ul’durg River (Shilka basin). Altitude. up to 1.200–1.300 m. The range is composed of granites and crystalline shales; pine and larch forests grow on the slopes.

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