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On the Construction of the Main Turkmen Canal

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Abstract
Laying the route of the bypass channel. Bulldozers, scrapers and other mechanisms are at work. General view of the channel. Cape Takhia-Tash. Loading sand onto cars at the Takhia-Tash pier, transporting it to the city. Construction of the Takhia-Tash - Krasnovodsk highway. The ancient city-fortress of Kunya-Urgench, covered with sand. Employees of the Khorezm archaeological expedition, headed by Professor Tolstov, are conducting archaeological excavations of the ancient fortress city of Kunya-Urgench. Drawing by the artist of the expedition, depicting the life of a resident of Kunya-Urgench 500 years ago. View of the ancient fortress Shah-Sanem, covered with sand. General view of the city of Khiva.
Director
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Color
B&W
Film ID
17883
Keywords
automobile transport
, river transport
, archeology
, turkmenistan
, reclamation
, uzbekistan
, painting
Meterage
234
Number of Parts
1
Operators
Kayumov
Release Date
1953
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