mountain range

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Before me spread a small but beautiful valley, through the center of which a clear and sparkling river wound its way down to an inland sea, the blue waters of which were just visible between the two mountain ranges which embraced this little paradise.
The land had been cleared of wood for a reasonable distance around the work, but every other part of the scene lay in the green livery of nature, except where the limpid water mellowed the view, or the bold rocks thrust their black and naked heads above the undulating outline of the mountain ranges.
The plateau lies three thousand feet above the level of the Mediterranean; we shall see over Savoy and Dauphine, and the mountain ranges of the Lyonnais and Rhone.
I knew that it was practically beyond reason to imagine that tigers had crossed the mountain ranges and rivers and all the great continent of Europe to travel this far from their native lairs, and entirely impossible that they should have crossed the English Channel at all.
I can buy you ALL, and have mountain ranges of manure left
They had proceeded for a half or three-quarters of a mile when, at a turning of the gorge, Tarzan saw before him a narrow valley cut deep into the living rock of the earth's crust, with lofty mountain ranges bounding it upon the south.
Indeed, by standing on tiptoe I could catch a glimpse of some of the peaks of the still bluer and more distant mountain ranges in the northwest, those true-blue coins from heaven's own mint, and also of some portion of the village.
Researchers led by geologist Eva Enkelmann from University of Cincinnati in US found that the way a mountain range moves and behaves topographically can also change and create its local climate by redirecting wind and precipitation, said the study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters.
RESIDENTS and non- governmental organisations ( NGOs) of Gurgaon on Sunday started a campaign to protect the Aravalli mountain range.
Project Description: The parish of Clarendon has 3 major mountain ranges (Bull Head Mountain Range, Teak Pen Mountain Range and Mocho Mountain Range) consisting of forest reserves and woodland areas that provide valuable environmental services.
Mount Shada is the highest peak of a mountain range near Sarat Abidah.
BEIRUT, March 7 (KUNA) -- Four rockets coming from the direction of the Eastern Mountain Range on the Lebanese-Syrian border fell into areas in Lebanon, said security reports on Friday.
During the early to middle Cretaceous, geological forces lifted the western United States, creating a huge mountain range (the Sevier Mountains) that extended in a line from the American southwest through Alberta, Canada.
Muscat Oman's Al Hajar Mountain range has received snow as temperature dipped in the country drastically following winter rains in the last couple of days.
The spectacular mountain range has become increasingly popular location for Irish climbers and advenurers.
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