Tai Hu

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

T’ai Hu


a lake in China. T’ai Hu is situated south of the Yangtze River and west of the Grand Canal, with which it is linked by a system of small rivers. It measures approximately 60 km in length and as much as 45 km in width. A freshwater lake, it reaches its highest water level during the summer rains and becomes shallow in the winter. The lake is navigable and is used for the irrigation of rice fields. It abounds in fish.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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