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Historical dictionary of Kyrgyzstan

Rafis Abazov

Historical dictionary of Kyrgyzstan

by Rafis Abazov

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRafis Abazov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 381 p. ;
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22572954M
ISBN 100810848686

Kyrgyzstan - Kyrgyzstan - People: The Kyrgyz, formerly a transhumant (nomadic) people, were settled into collectivized agriculture by the Soviet regime. Besides Kyrgyz, the country’s population includes minorities of Russians, Uzbeks, Ukrainians, and Germans (exiled to the region from European parts of the Soviet Union in ), as well as Tatars, Kazakhs, Dungans (Hui; Chinese Muslims. BC - s AD ( BC) City of Bishkek was founded () Chinese General Chang Chien founded Silk Road, Kyrgyzstan cities Osh, Uzgen, Jul were important commerce centers due to the location in the center of the route () Huns took control of Kyrgyzstan (s) Arab invaders conquered central Asia, included what is now Kyrgyzstan, introduced Islam Author: John Moen.

  The Best History Books of From the political violence of 19th-century America to the untold stories of African-American pioneers, these books help shape our understanding of today. Kyrgyzstan was formerly the Kirghiz Soviet Socialist Republic, or Kirghizia. Location and Geography. Kyrgyzstan has an area of 76, square miles (, square kilometers). Its neighbors are China to the southeast, Kazakstan to the north, Tajikistan to the southwest, and Uzbekistan to the northwest.

History definition, the branch of knowledge dealing with past events. See more. Library of Congress – Federal Research Division Country Profile: Kyrgyzstan, January 4 millimeters of precipitation per year, but the west bank of the Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan’s largest lake, receives only millimeters per year. Natural Resources: Kyrgyzstan’s only mineral resource of economic value is gold. SubstantialFile Size: 99KB.


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The history of the Kyrgyz in what is now Kyrgyzstan dates at least to the 17th century. Kyrgyzstan, known under Russian and Soviet rule as Kirgiziya, was conquered by tsarist Russian forces in the 19th century. Formerly a constituent (union) republic of the U.S.S.R., Kyrgyzstan declared its independence on Aug The history of the Kyrgyz people and the land of Kyrgyzstan goes back more than 2, years.

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pop. 5,), c, sq mi (, sq km), central borders on China in the southeast, on Kazakhstan in the north, on Uzbekistan in the west, and on Tajikistan in the southwest. Bishkek, the capital, and Osh are the chief cities. Land and People. Kyrgyzstan is a landlocked country with mountainous terrain.

It is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west and southwest, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. Its capital and largest city is Bishkek.

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