The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a mountain range in the Buriat ASSR and Chita Oblast. Tsagan-Daban is 130 km long and has elevations up to 1,426 m. The range is composed of granites, metamorphic rocks, and basalts. Forests of pine and larch are found on its slopes.
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