Of Russia in Europe only the more densely peopled governments have been surveyed, since 1816, in the manner of other European countries, while for most regions there R are only so-called "military surveys."
In this part of its course the Euphrates runs through an open, treeless and sparsely peopled country, in a valley a few miles wide, which it has eroded in the rocky surface.
Sea-birds are abundant, and, probably from the islands having been comparatively lately peopled, they are singularly tame.
The population of India is very large, some of its districts being among the most densely peopled in the world.
In the folklore of European countries goblindom is peopled by gods and nature-spirits of an earlier heathendom.