KAMYSHIN , a
See also:town of Russia, in the
See also:government of
See also:Saratov, 145 M. by
See also:river S.S.W. of the city of Saratov, on the right
See also:bank of the
See also:Volga . Pop . (1861), 8644; (1897), 15,934 . Being the
See also:terminus of the railway to
See also:Tambov, Moscow and the Baltic ports, it is an important
See also:port for the export of cereals and
See also:salt from the Volga, and it imports
See also:timber and wooden wares . It is famous for its
See also:water-melons .
See also:Peter the
See also:Great built here a fort, which was known at first as Dmitrievsk, but acquired its
See also:present name in 1780 .
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