The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an island in Petr Velikii Bay in the Sea of Japan, belonging to the USSR. About 13 km long and 6.5 km wide, the island is named in honor of E. V. Putiatin.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.