National Geographic : 1940 Mar
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE © National Geographic Society Kodchroime by I1. Anthony Stewart IN MEDIEVAL. DAYS AMALFI WAS A GREAT SEA I'OWER, RANKIIN; WITH VE'NI(CE ANI) (;ATA Now small fishing boats, yachts, and motorcars replace its ships. Until 1570. the \Aialti Code was recognized as the maritime law of the Mediterranean. Clinging to the cliff beside terraced lemon groves and vineyards is a former Capuchin monastery, now a famous hotel.