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  • This river supports a considerable fishing population, who despatch salt fish and caviare all over Russia.
  • The chief are the Sardab-rud, Chalus, Herhaz (Lar in its upper course), Babul, Tejen and Nika, and all are well stocked with trout, salmon (azad-mahi), perch (safid-mahi), carp (kupur), bream (subulu), sturgeon (sag-mahi) and other fish, which with rice form the staple food of the inhabitants; the sturgeon supplies the caviare for the Russian market.
  • As a member of the coterie known as the "Souls" he was, so to speak, caviare to the general.
  • The fishery products, including oysters, tarpon, sturgeon,caviare and sponges, are also important.
  • Fishing off the mouth of the Volga gives occupation to 50,000 persons; the fish, chiefly herrings and sturgeon, together with the caviare prepared from the latter, are sold for the most part at Nizhniy-Novgorod.
 

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