Tîrgu-Jiu

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Tîrgu-Jiu

 

a city in southwestern Rumania, on the Jiu River. Administrative center of Gorj District. Population, 49,000 (1974). The city has enterprises producing wood products (veneer, wood paneling, and furniture), cement, clothing, food-stuffs, and building materials.

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