Ilmen


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Ilmen

(ˈɪlmən)
n
(Placename) Lake Ilmen a lake in NW Russia, in the Novgorod Region: drains through the Volkhov River into Lake Ladoga. Area: between 780 sq km (300 sq miles) and 2200 sq km (850 sq miles), according to the season
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Noun1.Ilmen - a lake in northwestern Russia; drains through the Volkhov River into Lake Ladoga
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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Among the topics are the investigation of a group of medieval sites in the Byeloozero region of northern Russian, bronze working at Ryurik Gorodishshe and other settlements in the region north of Lake Ilmen in the ninth and tenth centuries, metal melting crucibles from medieval Novgorod, the plant economy of northern medieval Russia, and evidence concerning craft production in the birch-bark documents of Novgorod.
Novgorod is the ideal starting point for outings to Lake Ilmen, Dostoevsky's house in Staraya Russa, or St.