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facts in brief

Part of Henry de Beauvau map, 1615
Part of Henry de Beauvau map, 1615

Facts in brief:

Located on an inlet of the Adriatic; was independent city of Serbia 1186-1271; held by Venice & Hungary, then under Venetian control from 1420; Austrian 1797-1918; after Slavic rebellion in 1918, passed to Yugoslavia.

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