Tumak

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Tumak

 

an urban-type settlement in Volodarskii Raion, Astrakhan Oblast, RSFSR. Located in the delta of the Volga River, Tumak is 42 km southeast of Astrakhan. The settlement has a fish-processing combine.

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