The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a glacial plateau on Vestspitsbergen, Norway. The plateau has an area of approximately 4,000 sq km and reaches an elevation of 1,280 m at Mount Diadem. Several rocky peaks rise above the ice surface.
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