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Livorno

facts in brief


Part of Joseph Roux's map, 1764
Part of Joseph Roux's map, 1764






Facts in brief:

Located on Ligurian Sea, surrounded by low hills; was given by countess Matilda of Tuscany to Pisan church in 1103; flourished as commercial center; went to Visconti family in 1399, to Genoa & then to Florence in 15th cen.; was damaged in WW II

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