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on the islands of Curicta (Krk), Crepsa (Cres) and Arba (Rab). Almost every city developed its own dialect, but the most important dialects we know of were ''Vegliot'', a northern dialect spoken on the island of Curicta, and ''Ragusan'', a southern dialect spoken in and around Ragusa (Dubrovnik). thumb right 300px Areas of Dalmatian language dialects (Image:Dalmatian Cities.png) Venetian (Venetian language) became a major influence on the language as Venice's commercial influence grew. The Čakavian dialect and Dubrovnik Štokavian dialect, which was spoken outside the cities since the immigration of the Slavs, gained importance in the cities by the sixteenth century, and it eventually completely replaced Dalmatian as a day-to-day language. Avenida Presidente Masaryk (President Masaryk Avenue), a very important avenue in Mexico City, takes its name from him, as does Masaryktown, Florida. So too does kibbutz Kfar Masaryk near Haifa in Israel, a kibbutz founded largely by Czechoslovak immigrants. Also Tel Aviv has a Masaryk Square - Masaryk had visited Tel Aviv in 1927. There is a Street in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, named ''Masarykova ulica'', as well in many other Croatian towns such as Dubrovnik, Varaždin and Split (Split (city)). ''Masarikova ulica'' in Belgrade, Serbia, although one of the smallest in the city, has the address of the tallest building in Belgrade, the Beograđanka palace. One of the streets in the centre of Novi Sad, Serbia is named ''Masarikova ulica''. One of the biggest streets in the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana, is also named after Masaryk. There is "Rue Thomas Masaryk" in Geneva as well. Titles of pretence (pretender) from '''1 April 1922''' *By the Grace of God Emperor of Austria; King of Hungary and Bohemia (Kingdom of Bohemia), Dalmatia (Kingdom of Dalmatia), Croatia, Slavonia (Kingdom of Croatia and Slavonia), Galicia and Lodomeria (Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria); King of Jerusalem (Kings of Jerusalem) etc.; Archduke of Austria (Archduchy of Austria); Grand Duke of Tuscany (Grand Duchy of Tuscany) and Cracow (Grand Duchy of Cracow); Duke of Lorraine (Lorraine (duchy)), Salzburg (Duchy of Salzburg), Styria (Duchy of Styria), Carinthia (Duchy of Carinthia), Carniola (Duchy of Carniola) and Bukowina (Duchy of Bukovina); Grand Prince of Transylvania (Grand Principality of Transylvania), Margrave of Moravia (Margraviate of Moravia); Duke of Silesia (Duchy of Upper and Lower Silesia), Modena (Duchy of Modena), Parma, Piacenza (Duchy of Parma), Guastalla (Duchy of Guastalla), Auschwitz (Duchy of Auschwitz) and Zator (Duchy of Zator), Teschen (Duchy of Teschen), Friuli (Duchy of Friuli), Dubrovnik and Zadar; Princely Count of Habsburg (House of Habsburg#History#Counts of Habsburg) and Tyrol (County of Tyrol), of Kyburg (County of Kyburg), Gorizia and Gradisca; Prince of Trent and Brixen; Margrave of Upper (Upper Lusatia) and Lower Lusatia (March of Lusatia) and Istria (March of Istria); Count of Hohenems, Feldkirch (Feldkirch, Vorarlberg), Bregenz (County of Bregenz), Sonnenburg (Waldburg-Sonnenburg) etc.; Lord of Trieste, Kotor and the Windic March, Grand Voivod of the Voivodeship of Serbia (Voivodeship of Serbia and Banat of Temeschwar) etc. etc. Commons:Dubrovnik

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of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia ; Famagusta, Cyprus; and Ajaccio, Corsica. She also joined other units of the fleet and those of other nations in numerous national and multinational exercises. In addition, her role as flagship meant that many dignitaries visited her; among her guests were Constantine, King of Greece (Constantine II of Greece); Princess Grace of Monaco (Grace Kelly); several dozen ambassadors; and a host of prominent military figures. On 20 January 1967, ''Springfield's

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Church adherents, 14th and 15th century. *numerous legal and commercial documents (charters, letters, donations) of nobles and royalty from medieval Bosnian state in correspondence with Dubrovnik and various cities in Dalmatia, beginning in the 12th and 13th century, and reaching its peak in the 14th and 15th centuries *Hval Manuscript was written in 1404 by Hval Krstyanin in Bosnian Croatian Cyrillic Script ''(bosančica or bosanica)'' in ikavian accent with a Glagolitic introduction that reads, "in honour of praised sir Hrvoje (Hrvoje Vukčić), duke of Split (Split, Croatia) and the knight of Lower Country and others." *its primary characteristics (scriptory, morphological, orthographical) show strong connection with the Glagolitic script, unlike the standard Church Slavonic form of Cyrillic script associated with Eastern Orthodox churches *it had been in use, in ecclesiastical works, mainly in Bosnian Church and Roman Catholic Church in historical lands of Bosnia (Bosnia (region)), Hum (Hum, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Dalmatia and Dubrovnik. Also, it was a widespread script in Bosnian Muslim circles, which, however, preferred modified Arabic aljamiado script. Serbian Orthodox clergy and adherents used mainly standard, Resava orthography version of Serbian Cyrillic. *the form of Bosnian Cyrillic has passed through a few phases, so although culturally it is correct to speak about one script, it is evident that features present in Bosnian Franciscan documents in 1650s differ from the charters from Brač island in Dalmatia in 1250s. thumb right 200px Cities that have hosted the Games (File:Edizioni gdm.png) No inland city has ever hosted the games. All but one of the host cities to date have been situated on the Mediterranean coast. (Casablanca is located on the Atlantic coast.) Recently, Dubrovnik (''Croatia''), Mostar (''Bosnia and Herzegovina'') and Kotor (''Montenegro'') signed an official Declaration for joint candidacy for hosting 2021 Mediterranean Games. On 30 June 1941, Moljević published a booklet with the title ''On Our State and Its Borders''. He proposed a future federal Yugoslav (Yugoslavia) state composed of three units: Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. The Serbian unit was to include Bosnia, Mostar (Herzegovina), parts of Croatia (Metković, Šibenik, Zadar, Ploče, Dubrovnik, Karlovac, Osijek, Vinkovci, Vukovar), as well as Pécs (Hungary), Timişoara (Romania), Vidin and Kyustendil (Bulgaria), the entire Macedonia and North Albania. The Moljević programme envisaged autonomy or special status for the city of Dubrovnik and surrounding areas and the Croat dominated area of Western Herzegovina, within the structure of the internal Serbian entity. thumb right 250px View of Dubrovnik's old town. (File:Dubrovnik, view on Old town from Minceta tower, Croatia.JPG) One of the most famous Croatian tourist site is the fortified city of Dubrovnik with its Renaissance culture. The finest Renaissance highlight is the Sponza Palace which dates from the 16th century and is currently used to house the National Archives. Commons:Dubrovnik

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; Tourism in Sarajevo is chiefly focused on historical, religious, and cultural aspects. Bosnia has also become an increasingly popular skiing and Ecotourism destination. As a military, political and cultural center, Bitola played a very important role in the life of the medieval society in the region, prior to the Ottoman conquest in the mid-14th century. On the eve of the Ottoman conquest, Bitola (Monastir in Ottoman Turkish) experienced great growth with its well-established trading links

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etc.), for which so called art music was specifically composed, with the inclusion of popular elements (bourgeois dances, folk music of the peasantry). Sometime during 1965 La Pasionaria flew from Paris to Dubrovnik to apologize as president of the PCE to Josip Broz Tito. On May 17, 1948, the Cominform, successor to the ECCI, had expelled Yugoslavia (Socialist Republic of Yugoslavia) from the community of Socialist countries Efemérides 1948 en la historia del mundo. Hispanopolis. and Ibárruri had lent her voice and pen to the harsh censure of Tito. However, the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union held February 14–26, 1956, declared false the charges levied against Yugoslavia. Now La Pasionaria came face to face with the man she had slandered. She started to apologize profusely, but Tito cut her short and said, "Do not vex yourself, Dolores, do not worry. I know very well how things worked in those days. I know it perfectly. Furthermore, believe me, I most likely would have done what you did had I been in your situation." Over dinner Ibárruri started to apologize all over again, but Tito interrupted her a second time. The friendship of Spanish Civil War days was restored and Ibárruri returned to visit Yugoslavia several times. Tito ofreció un almuerzo en honor de "La Pasionaria". ''ABC''. August 31, 1976, ''Actualidad Gráfica'', p. 4. In late December 1965 the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR condecorated Ibárruri with an Order of Lenin medal. CSDF (RCSDF) Newsreel, 35 mm, black and white. A Chronicle of the Day. 1966, Nº 1, minutes 01:56 to 03:18. NetFilm. A total of 431,418 condecorations were given out between 1930 and 1991, but only seventeen went to foreigners. Orde de Lenin (:ca:Orde de Lenin). Catalan Wikipedia. Order of Lenin, Type 6, Variation 1(Leningrad Mint), #340415, with a document, 1965 issue. CollectRussia.com. -bgcolor faecc8 Dubrovnik Dubrovnik-Neretva County align "right" Commons:Dubrovnik

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right 200px thumb Stradun (street) Stradun (File:Main street-Dubrovnik-2.jpg), Dubrovnik's main street. thumb right 200px Rector's Palace (File:Casco viejo de Dubrovnik, Croacia, 2014-04-13, DD 08.JPG). thumb right 200px Walls of Dubrovnik Minčeta Tower (File:Casco viejo de Dubrovnik, Croacia, 2014-04-13, DD 18.JPG). thumbnail View of the old city. (File:Casco viejo de Dubrovnik, Croacia, 2014-04-14, DD 10.JPG) '''Dubrovnik''' ( ) is a Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea, in the region of Dalmatia. It is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the Mediterranean, a seaport (Port) and the centre of Dubrovnik-Neretva County. Its total population is 42,615 (census 2011). In 1979, the city of Dubrovnik joined the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.

The prosperity of the city of Dubrovnik was historically based on maritime trade (trade). As the capital of the Republic of Ragusa, a maritime republic, the city achieved a high level of development, particularly during the 15th and 16th centuries. Dubrovnik became notable for its wealth and skilled diplomacy.

The beginning of modern tourism in Dubrovnik is associated with the construction of the Hotel Imperial (Hotel Imperial (Dubrovnik)) in Dubrovnik in 1897. ''Croatia Business Law Handbook, World Strategic and Business Information Library,'' p. 249, USA International Business Publications, Edition 6, 2007. ISBN 978-1-4330-0882-5 According to CNNGo, Dubrovnik is among the 10 best preserved medieval walled cities in the world. 10 best medieval walled cities on CNNGo.com Although Dubrovnik was demilitarised in the 1970s to protect it from war, in 1991, after the breakup of Yugoslavia, it was besieged by the Yugoslav People's Army (JNA) (Siege of Dubrovnik) for seven months and suffered significant damage from shelling.

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