National Geographic : 1930 Sep
Photograph by Ewing Galloway AMONG ROCKY DALMATIAN HIGHLANDS LIES THE ROMANTIC VILLAGE OF KLIS (CLISSA) The old castle on the promontory at the upper left was an important stronghold in the Turkish wars. Across the valley Monte Mosor looms. People of this district gain a livelihood by sheep-raising and farming, though there is little tillable soil in the rough hillcountry. The sinuous railway and the mountain road hewn by generations of peasants link the town to Split (Spalato).