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  • This ocean, already diminished in area, retreated after Oligocene times from the Iranian plateau, Turkestan, Asia Minor and the region of the north-west Alps.
  • PANJDEH, or Penjdeh, a village of Russian Turkestan, rendered famous by "the Panjdeh scare" of 1885.
  • Grossen Feldzuge in Turkestan, 1893, v.).
  • In 1867 he became governor of Turkestan, and held the post until his death, making himself a name in the expansion of the empire in central Asia.
  • - After the revolution in Russia, Western (or Russian) Turkestan became a member of the Federation of Soviet Republics.
 

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