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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Lyskovo Raion, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR, located on the left bank of the Volga, 88 km below the city of Gorky.

Makar’evo has a rafting yard and a zooveterinary technicum. The settlement was known from the middle of the 16th century until 1817 for its trade fair.

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