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facts in brief

Part of G.A. Remondini map, 1675
Part of G.A. Remondini map, 1675

Facts in brief:

Located on end of a low level peninsula in N Dalmatia; withstood many attacks by Turks; was most heavily fortified town in Adriatic until 19th cen.; held by Austria, France & Italy; damaged in WW II; in 1944 became part of Yugoslavia.

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