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Originally appearing in Volume V16, Page 816 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LIVNO, a town of Bosnia, situated on the eastern side of the fertile plain of Livno, at the foot of Mount Krug (6581 ft.). Pop. about 5000. The Dalmatian border is 7 M. W. Livno had a trade in grain, live-stock and silver filigree-work up to 1904, when a fire swept away more than 500 of the old Turkish houses, together with the Roman citadel. Remains prove that Livno occupies the site of a Roman settlement, the name of which is uncertain. The Roman Catholic convent of Gurici is 6 m. S.
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LIVIUS ANDRONICUS (c. 284–204 B.C. )
LIVONIA, or LIVLAND (Russian, Liflandia)

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