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... later, it was incorporated into Romania (1918). The region, whose name (
meaning Beyond the Forest) first appeared in written documents in the 12th
century, covered a territory bounded by the Carpathian Mountains on the north
and east, ...
influence over Hsüan Tsung 17:1017g Wu-i Mountains, Wade–Giles
romanization wU-1 SHAN, Pin-yin romanization also wu-l SHAN, range on the
border between Fukien and Kiangsi provinces (sheng), China. The Wu-i
Mountains originally ...
... badger, civet, and genet; many birds, including eagle, eagle owl, several
varieties of vultures, and grouse; lake trout and salmon Topography: an alpine
region in the Muntii Retezatului (Retezat Range) of the western Carpathian
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