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Enchanting Fortified Island: Historic City of Trogir. ©NHK/UNESCO TV 1997
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Enchanting Fortified Island: Historic City of Trogir

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Language(s): English

Summary/Historical Context

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Trogir is a remarkable example of urban continuity. The orthogonal street plan of this island settlement dates back to the Hellenistic period and it was embellished by successive rulers with many fine public and domestic buildings and fortifications. Its beautiful Romanesque churches are complemented by the outstanding Renaissance and Baroque buildings from the Venetian period.

Place/country: Croatia,
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer). UNESCO TV (producer).
Published in: 1997

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