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Sassari



Introduction of Sassari
Capital city of Sassari province, on the island of Sardinia,110 mi NNW of Cagliari. Known as Tathariin the Middle Ages, it was first held by Genoa in1284 and then by Aragon in 1323. There is an Aragonesecastle and an 11th- to 13th-century cathedralwith a baroque facade. In 1718 the city passed toPiedmont, and today is an agricultural, mining, and trading center for Sardinia. It was seriously damagedduring World War II.Capital city of Sassari province, on the island of Sardinia,110 mi NNW of Cagliari. Known as Tathariin the Middle Ages, it was first held by Genoa in1284 and then by Aragon in 1323. There is an Aragonesecastle and an 11th- to 13th-century cathedralwith a baroque facade. In 1718 the city passed toPiedmont, and today is an agricultural, mining, and trading center for Sardinia. It was seriously damagedduring World War II.

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