Tunisian Atlas

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Tunisian Atlas

 

the general designation of the Atlas Mountains in Tunisia. In Russian the term “Tunisian Atlas” {Tunisskii Atlas) refers to the mountain ranges in northwestern Tunisia that are bounded on the south by the Medjerda River valley.

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