Re: Bombs Away. (fwd)
Dave Long (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wed, 24 Mar 1999 20:10:07 -0800
> Irregardless of the issues in this particular case, getting militarily
> involved in the Balkans seems like a bad idea. I think the Venetians were
> the last ones to have any kind of success with it.
For those who care to read further, do you have any dates?
Presumably it was when Venice was a Great Power, and the Balkans were
strategically located on the trade routes that made her so, leading to much
more direct interest in such involvement.