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12-23-2012, 10:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Siberian View Post
Far East is a recent term, very likely Soviet term. Far East is part of Siberia, no question about it. It was like this for centuries, referred in Russia and Western books.
Maybe we'll call Antarctica "Terra Incognita" then?
Ever heard about Physiographic division of the planet that bases division of the Earth on geomorphogenesis? Traditions are nice, but sometimes they are incorrect.

Originally Posted by Siberian View Post
Here is the map from 16th century so we all can move on
Now that's laughable. How are things in Holy Roman Empire?

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