The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Yakut ASSR. Thecity is a landing on the left bank of the Lena River, 45 km northof Yakutsk. Brown coal is mined.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.