Tuesday, May 8, 2007

  • ANGLO-FRENCH AGREEMENT 1904, on colonial questions (about "rights" of the Great Britain in Egypt, France in Morocco, etc.). Together with the Franco-Russian union 1891-93 and English-Russian agreement 1907 has formed basis{fundamentals} Antanty.
  • The ANGLO-JAPANESE UNION, is encased 30.1.1902; it is directed against Russia, and also pursued the objective strengthening of domination of allies in China and Korea. Resting on the Anglo-Japanese union, Japan has untied russko-Japanese war 1904-05. On the Washington conference 1921-22 Anglo-Japanese union is substituted by the agreement the USA, the Great Britain, France and Japan.
  • ANGLY, the German nation. Lived in the south p-ova Jutland. In 5-6 centuries the part anglov participat in Anglo-Saxon seizure of Britain; on their name England calls.
  • ENGOBE (frants. engobe), cover{coating} from the white or colour clay, superimposed on a stoneware (before furnacing) for elimination of surface imperfections and collimating to her of any colour.
  • ANGRBODA (dr .-èñë. promising to a mountain), in the Scandinavian mythology velikansha, generated three htonicheskih monsters - wolf Fernira, snake Ermunganda and vladychitsu kingdoms dead Hel.
  • ANGREN, city (with 1946) in Uzbekistan, region Tashkenskaja, on r. Ahangaran. A depot. 132,6 thousand inhabitants (1991.) Center of production of brown coal. Factories: himiko-metallurgical, azotno-fertilizer; manufacture of industrial rubber goods. 2 state district power stations. Pedagogical institute. An Istoriko-study of local lore museum.
  • ANGRENSKOE the DEPOSIT coal, in Uzbekistan. It is developed with 1940. The area 70 êì2. Uglenosny adjournments jury. Potent (40-150 ì) a deposit of brown coal. Balance reserves up to depth of 860 m - 1,9 billion t. Carbons brown, marks Á2. Combustion heat of 13,9 MDZH/KG. Production 6,4 million t (1990).
  • ANGSTROM (the off-system unit of length, 1 is meant À), And = 10-10 m = 10-8 sm = 0,1 nm, A.J.Angstremom (1868) is entered, it is applied in optician, an atomic physics, solid-state physics, etc.
  • ANGSTROM (Ongstrem), the Swedish scientists, father, the son and âíóê:.. 1) Andres Jonas (1814-74), physics and the astronomer, one of osnovatelej spectral analysis... 2) Whip JUhan (1857-1910), a geophysics, has created a compensatory pyrheliometer and the pyrgeometer... 3) Anders Knutson (r. 1888), a geophysics, has created the pyranometer, probeed changes of a solar constant and solar activity.
  • ANGULEM (Angouleme), city in the west France, on r. Charente, an administrative centre of department Charente and main city of historical range Angumua. Ok. 100 thousand inhabitants. A machine industry, an impregnated-paper, polygraphic, faience industry; brewage. Pozdneromansky a cathedral Sen-Pierre (1-n a floor. 12 century) with 6 domes and a sculptural decor.
  • ANGUMUA (Angoumois), historical range in France. 6,1 thousand êì2. The population 350 t. Hours. Main city - Angulem. In terrain Angumua - department Charente and in part Dordogne.
  • ANGUS, in irish mythology the powerful wizard - sid possessing ability invisibly to be tolerated by air and to do{make} invisible subjects which he occluded a flap of the storm coat.
  • ANDALIB Nurmuhamed-Garib (ok. 1712-80), the Turkmen poet. Romantic dastany (" Lejli and Medzhnun "), poems ("Nesimi" - about the Azerbaijan poet; legendary - historical "Oguzname"); the poetic story "Melik Mehrinigar".
  • ANDALUSITE, mineral of subclass of nesosilicates, Al2SiO5. Hardness 6,5-7,5; firmness of 3,1-3,2 g / sm3. Grey, yellow, etc. crystals and their units in metamorphic breeds. Raw material for high-alumina refractories and tonkokeramicheskih items.
  • ANDALUSIA (Andalucia), autonomous region in the south of Spain. 87,3 thousand êì2. The population 7 million person (1992). Adm. ts. - Seville. Actuates provinces: Almeria, Granada, Cadiz, Cordoba, Malaga, Seville, Huelva, Haen.
  • LOWLAND ANDALUSSKAJA, in the south of Spain, primarily in basin r. Guadalquivir. Thrickets of the Mediterranean bushes. Groves citrous, olivas, vineyards; crops grain. Large cities - Seville, Cordoba, Cadiz.
  • ANDALUSSKIE MOUNTAINS (Kordiljera-Betika), a range in the south of Spain. Length ok. 630 kms, an altitude up to 3478 m (Mulhacen). Deciduous forests and the Mediterranean bushes.
  • ANDAMANSKIE AND NICOBAR ISLANDS, allied terrain of India, on like islands. 8,3 thousand êì2. The population of 279 thousand person (1991). Adm. ts. - Port Blair.
  • ANDAMAN ISLANDS, in Indian ok., between the Bengal a hall. And Andamanskim m., a part of terrain of India. St. 6 thousand êì2. Are surrounded with coral reefs. An altitude up to 732 m. Tropical monsoon forests. On Andaman islands - Port Blair.
  • ANDAMAN SEA Indian ok., between a continental part of Asia, circuit Andamanskih and islands Nikobarskih and about. Sumatra. 605 thousand êì2, depth up to 4507 m. Primary ports: Yangon, Georgetown.
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