Fifty touring rivers of Europe.

by Colin Kempson

Publisher: British Canoe Union

Written in English
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Cover title: 50 touring rivers of Western Europe.

Other titles50 touring rivers of Western Europe.
SeriesCanoe touring
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17401762M

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About halfway through the driving tour is the foot slate cliff Loreley, sometimes spelled Lorelie. Situated at a particularly narrow and deep part of the river, the area is quite treacherous. Scope. The border of Europe and Asia is here defined as from the Kara Sea, along the Ural Mountains and Ural River to the Caspian the crest of the Caucasus Mountains is the geographical border with Asia in the south, Georgia, and to a lesser extent Armenia and Azerbaijan, are politically and culturally often associated with Europe; rivers in these countries are therefore included.

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