Battle of Lepant and Citizen of Rab

The greatest naval battle ever — the Battle of Lepanto — was held on October 7, 1571. The forces of the Holy League numbered 150 galleys of the Venetian Republic, 79 Spanish, 12 galleys of the Papal States, the Genoese fleet and the forces of the Maltese Knights (more precisely the Sovereign Order of the […]

Citizen of Rab – Manager and dam of Hawaii’s independence

The Dominis are probably the most famous noble family in Rab, often internationally respected and influential. Most people who know something about Rab know about Markantun de Dominis – the most influential Rab nobleman in history. More about him some other time. Today he is the second most influential nobleman of our island – John […]