National Geographic : 1933 Dec
Photograph by Kilophot RAGUSA IS A HISTORIC TREASURE HOUSE OF THE DALMATIAN COAST Although remembered chiefly for its Malmsey wine, this port is rich in relics of the medieval period. Some of its inhabitants insist that Richard theLion Heart built the massive walls, which are of more recent construction (see page 645). Legends connected with the capture and imprisonment of thefamous English monarch are repeated from the mouth of the Adriatic far up the Danube. Among Moslems of the East also the memory of MalikRic(King Richard) endures.