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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city in China, in Szechwan Province. Situated on the Min River, a tributary of the Yangtze. Population, 50,000 (1971). The city has large saltworks, and coal is mined in the area.

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