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IZHEVSK

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Originally appearing in Volume V15, Page 102 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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IZHEVSK, a town of Russia, in the government of Vyatka, 14o m. S.W. of Perm and 22 M. W. from the Kama, on the Izh river. Pop. (1897) 21,500. It has one of the principal steel and rifle works of the Russian crown, started in 1807: The making of sporting guns is an active industry.
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