Vâlcea

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  • Source:
    Britannica Online
  • Document Type:
    Reference Entry
  • Language:
    English
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    • Publication Information:
      Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc.
    • Abstract:
      judeƫ (county), south-central Romania. The Transylvanian Alps (Southern Carpathians) and the sub-Carpathians rise above settlement areas in the valleys, and the Olt and Cerna rivers drain southward through the county. Râmnicu Vâlcea (the county capital), Băbeni, and Berzoi are timber production centres. Chemical factories operate in Govora, and building materials are produced in Călimăneşti. A mica mine is located in Voineasa, and salt mines have been worked in Ocnele Mari since Roman times. Drăgăşani is a wine-making centre. Livestock raising and cereal growing are the county’s major agricultural activities. There are several 16th- and 17th-century monasteries in the county. The [...]
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      Copyright © 1994-2020 Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.
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    • ABNT:
      Vâlcea. Britannica Online, [s. l.], [s. d.]. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebo&AN=ebo.e9075352. Acesso em: 24 out. 2020.
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      Vâlcea. Britannica Online. Accessed October 24, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebo&AN=ebo.e9075352
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      Vâlcea. (n.d.). Britannica Online.
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      ‘Vâlcea’ (no date) Britannica Online. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebo&AN=ebo.e9075352 (Accessed: 24 October 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      ‘Vâlcea’ n.d., Britannica Online, viewed 24 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      “Vâlcea.” Britannica Online. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebo&AN=ebo.e9075352. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.
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    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Vâlcea. Britannica Online [Internet]. [cited 2020 Oct 24]; Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebo&AN=ebo.e9075352