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439 index Page numbers in italics refer to illustrations. acacia, yellow (Caragana arborescens), 40, 120 accentor: alpine (Prunella collaris), 147n1; Siberian (Prunella montanella ), 147n1 acorns, 26, 161, 309, 310 aeolian processes, 227 alcohol, 98n6, 114–115, 125, 239, 294, 426; baijiu, 239n6; khanshin, 239, 239n6, 340, 398, 207; rum, 142, 258; vodka, 38, 114n2, 126, 239n6, 378; vodka as barter, 38n1 alder: Japanese (Alnus japonica), 161, 168; Manchurian (Alnus hirsuta), 41, 77; shrubby (Alnus fruticosa), 347 alkali feldspar, 153n7, 348, 348n7 Alpa, 70, 71n6, 154, 161, 170, 175, 176, 188, 198, 208, 242, 307 amba, 250–251, 254–256, 262, 314. See also tiger ambar, 25, 114–115, 174, 185, 200, 210, 262, 316, 332, 344, 377, 382, 383, 390; definition of, 25n6 Amgu, 150n5, 383n6; Amginsky waterfalls , xxxii ; Amgu River, xxxii, 150n5 Amur River, xiii, 12n12, 90, 126n4, 148n3, 178, 285n1, 321, 378n2, 427 Amurskaya Oblast, 12n12 angelica, Japanese (Aralia elata), 100, 170 angelica, umbrella (Angelika dahurica), 120 animal behavior: ants vs. bees, 86–87; when hunted by humans, 10, 150, 183; in response to weather or time of day, 50, 99, 110, 119, 129, 130, 172, 245, 291, 361 animism, 29, 266, 288, 310, 314; flying squirrels, 300; ribbons of fog, 271; tigers, 251, 255; water, 46; weather, 249 antlers in velvet, xvii–xviii, xviiin3, 13, 25, 115, 159, 164, 234n1, 243, 277, 286, 355, 379n4; deer farming for, 316 Anuchin, Dmitry G., 425, 429 Anuchino, xviii, 2, 10n1, 406, 425 440 Index Anyuy River, 29, 178 Aokhobe, 317n2 Aokhobe River, 307, 315–317; new name, 410 apple, Siberian (Pirus baccata), 189, 309 apricot (Prunus manshurica), 280 Arki, Cape, 383 Armu River, 358, 375, 376, 380, 384; description of, 383 Arsenyev, Vladimir K., 196, 205; biography of, xi–xiv; on Chinese, 34n5; death of, xiii; English translations of works, xxiv; family, xiv; legacy, xiv; monument to, 246; secret expedition by, 132n16; and Soviet regime, xiii Arsenyevka River, xvii, 411 Arzamasovka River, 157, 161, 167, 168, 186, 187, 189, 195, 224, 232, 237; description of, 184–185, 188; new name, 410 Arzamasovskiye Mountains, 185 ash: Chinese (Fraxinus rhynchophylla), 437; Manchurian (Fraxinus mandshurica ), 100, 178 Askold Island, 326n8 aspen, trembling (Populus tremula), 189, 299 astragalus (Astragalus propinquus), 340; root, 340, 340n5 Avvakum, 149n4 Avvakumovka River, 149, 153, 153n9, 168, 422 badger, Eurasian (Meles meles), 49, 130, 176, 264–265, 359; skin used for clothing, 282 baijiu. See alcohol: baiju Balk, Sergey Z., xvi, 258; biography, 425 banya, 288, 288n4, 407 Barabash, 2, 10 barberry, Amur (Berberis amurensis), 142 barn. See ambar Baykov, Nikolay A., 177 bear, Asiatic black (Ursus thibetanus), 87, 128, 189, 234, 310, 359; distribution and ecology of, 309; gall bladders , 25, 114, 174; hunting of, 158 bear, brown (Ursus arctos), 131–132, 174, 347, 359, 386; hunting of, 316, 318–321, 323 beetle: burying (Nicrophorus concolor), 147; ground (Carabus canaliculatus), 14; tiger (Cicindela gemmate), 147 Belkin, Cape, 88, 150n5 bellflower, clustered (Campanula niomerata ), 146 Beytsa River, 2, 7 Bible, 142 Bikin River, 29, 245, 395, 404; khanshin distilleries along, 239n6 birch: black (Betula davurica), 77, 100, 149, 161, 173, 187, 232, 268, 279, 298, 302, 338, 341; Erman’s (Betula ermanii), 178, 301; Japanese white (Betula platyphylla), 41, 77, 214, 232, 279, 335, 375; shrub (Betula fruticosa ), 324; size of, 280; yellow (Betula costata), 257, 328 bird cherry, Asian (Padus avium), 268, 282 biting insects, 69, 69n5, 111, 118–119, 132, 140, 142, 247, 253, 254, 280, 280n2; protection from, 45, 71–72, 107, 134, 140, 252; quantity of, 44–45, 45n7, 134, 147, 257, 299; suffering from, 72, 106, 117, 129, 133, 143, 152, 153, 182, 260 bittern, Eurasian (Botaurus stellaris), 47–48, 238 Blagodati, Lake, 339, 353; description of, 339n4; massacre at, 353n11 Index 441 blaze, 21, 100, 102, 103, 104, 305 blizzard, 57–60, 362–364 boar, wild (Sus scrofa); 135, 148, 174, 178, 183, 259, 275, 293, 319, 347, 351, 359; distribution and ecology of, 29; dreams about, 30, 277; hunting of, 190, 232, 269–270, 360; raiding crops, 24, 25, 26, 27–29, 296–297, 299 boats. See watercraft Bolshev, L. I. (Russian surveyor), 343n1 Bordakov, Petr P., xvi, 426 Borov brothers (bear and tiger hunters ), 158 bottle, 24, 113, 259, 264, 323; as barter unit, 7, 38 Boxer Rebellion, 165n6 brackenfern (Pteridium aquilinum), 120 bread, 16, 45, 87, 97, 99, 101, 104, 152, 195, 349, 402, 403, 404; flatbread, 79, 114, 352, 354, 390; sukhari, 38, 39n2, 73, 79, 106, 107, 246, 248, 252 breastfeeding, 33n4, 240 Bryner, Cape, 289 Bryner...


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  • Ussuri River Valley (Russia and China) -- Description and travel.
  • Natural history -- Ussuri River Valley (Russia and China).
  • Dersu Uzala.
  • Arsenʹev, V. K. (Vladimir Klavdievich), 1872-1930 -- Travel -- Ussuri River Valley (Russia and China).
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