Sentence Examples


  • LENA, a river of Siberia, rising in the Baikal Mountains, on the W.
  • Side of Lake Baikal, in 54° 10' N.
  • Of Lake Baikal that it climbs up on to the plateau, from which it descends again before it reaches the Pacific.
  • The most important of the new railways is the Siberian, of which the first section, Chelyabinsk to Omsk, was opened in December 1895, and which, except for a short section round Lake Baikal, in 1901 was completed right through to Stryetensk, on the Shilka, the head of navigation on the Shilka and the Amur, 2710 m.
  • End of Lake Baikal was completed in 1905.