Thursday, September 13, 2007

Yucca

Yucca

During the Battle of Vucji Do, Luka Filipov, Montenegrin hero, captured the Turkish Commander Osman Pasha and brought him alive to King Nikola of Montenegro. Serbian poet, Jovan Jovanovic Zmaj, wrote the poem "Luka Filipov" which Nikola Tesla translated into English. The poem was published in Century Magazine.