By his consummate generalship and the matchless endurance of his men the pursuers were evaded and San Marino reached, though with a sadly diminished force.
Corps from Pecori-Giraldi, and it had been gradually withdrawn from its old positions to hold a line that ran from near San Marino in the Brenta gorge nearly due E.
The only Latin countries in which conflict has not arisen appear to be the principality of Andorra and the republic of San Marino (Giron y Areas, SituaciOn juridica de la Iglesia Catolica, Madrid, 1905, p. 173 et seq.).
The small republic of San Marino is the only other enclave in Italian territory.
Semi-sovereign states, such as San Marino or Egypt, may make conventions upon topics within their limited competence.
LIECHTENSTEIN, the smallest independent state in Europe, save San Marino and Monaco.