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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A long narrow peninsula on the E. coast of Siberia, stretching southwards between the Behring Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk, with a precipitous coast and a volcanic range of mountains down the centre, has a cold, wet climate, grass and tree vegetation, and many hot springs; the people live by fishing, hunting, and trading in furs; they are Russianised, the peninsula having been Russian since the 17th century.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'KaMcHatka'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/k/kamchatka.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.
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