The Europe-Asia border in the geographical and cultural-historical aspects

  • A. A. Chibilev
  • S. V. Bogdanov


Discussions about the border between Europe and Asia have been active over many hundreds of years. The geopolitical changes of the late 20th century in the post-Soviet space prompt us to reconsider this issue. The authors of the article published below analyze the long evolution of ideas about the Europe-Asia border and propose a modern point of view on this problem, revealing a natural geographic boundary between the two continents.


Ural Mountain Sverdlovsk Oblast Chelyabinsk Oblast Pechora Basin Caspian Depression 
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  • A. A. Chibilev
  • S. V. Bogdanov

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