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Province Of Vibo Valentia
The province of Vibo Valentia
Vibo Valentia
(Italian: provincia di Vibo Valentia) is a province in the Calabria
Calabria
region of southern Italy, set up by a national law of 6 March 1992 which came into effect on 1 January 1996, and formerly part of the Province of Catanzaro.[1][2] Its capital is the city of
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Agathocles Of Syracuse
With first wifeArchagathus Agathocles HeracleidesWith AlciaLanassaWith TheoxenaArchagathus TheoxenaGreek ΛευκώνReligion Greek PolytheismCoin of Agathocles.Agathocles (Greek: Ἀγαθοκλῆς, Agathoklḗs; 361–289 BC) was a Greek tyrant of Syracuse (317–289 BC) and king of Sicily (304–289 BC).Contents1 Biography 2 Legacy 3 Notes 4 References 5 Primary sources 6 External linksBiography[edit] Agathocles was born at Thermae Himeraeae (modern name Termini Imerese) in Sicily. The son of a potter who had moved to Syracuse in about 343 BC, he learned his father's trade, but afterwards entered the army along with his brother Antander. In 333 BC he married the widow of his patron Damas, a distinguished and wealthy citizen
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Comuni
The comune (IPA: [koˈmune]; plural: comuni, IPA: [koˈmuni]) is a basic administrative division in Italy, roughly equivalent to a township or municipality.Contents1 Importance and function 2 Subdivisions 3 Homonymy 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksImportance and function[edit] The comune provides many of the basic civil functions: registry of births and deaths, registry of deeds, and contracting for local roads and public works. It is headed by a mayor (sindaco) assisted by a legislative body, the consiglio comunale (communal council), and an executive body, the giunta comunale (communal committee). The mayor and members of the consiglio comunale are elected together by resident citizens: the coalition of the elected mayor (who needs an absolute majority in the first or second round of voting) gains three fifths of the consiglio's seats
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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Tyrrhenian Sea
The Tyrrhenian Sea
Sea
(/tɪˈriːniən ˈsiː/; Italian: Mar Tirreno [mar tirˈrɛːno], French: Mer Tyrrhénienne [mɛʁ tiʁenjɛn], Sardinian: Mare Tirrenu, Corsican: Mari Tirrenu, Sicilian: Mari Tirrenu, Neapolitan: Mare Tirreno) is part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy
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1905 Calabria Earthquake
Striking southern Italy on September 8, the 1905 Calabria
Calabria
earthquake had a moment magnitude of 7.2 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme)
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Ferdinand I Of Naples
Ferdinand I (2 June 1423 – 25 January 1494), also called Ferrante, was the King of Naples from 1458 to 1494. He was the son of Alfonso V of Aragon and his mistress, Giraldona Carlino.Contents1 Biography 2 Ferdinand's reputation 3 Ancestors 4 Marriages and children 5 Notes 6 References 7 External linksBiography[edit] His mother was Gueraldona Carlino. In order to arrange a good future for Ferdinand, King Alfonso had him married in 1444 to a feudal heiress, Isabella of Clermont, who besides being the elder daughter of Tristan di Chiaramonte (Tristan de Clermont-Lodeve), Count of Copertino, and Catherine of Baux Orsini, was the niece and heiress presumptive of childless prince Giovanni Antonio del Balzo Orsini
Giovanni Antonio del Balzo Orsini
of Taranto. She was a granddaughter of Mary of Enghien, who had been queen consort of Naples between 1406 and 1414
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Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor
Frederick II (26 December 1194 – 13 December 1250; Sicilian: Fidiricu, Italian: Federico, German: Friedrich) was King of Sicily from 1198, King of Germany
King of Germany
from 1212, King of Italy
King of Italy
and Holy Roman Emperor from 1220 and King of Jerusalem
King of Jerusalem
from 1225. His mother Constance was Queen of Sicily and his father was Henry VI of the Hohenstaufen
Hohenstaufen
dynasty. Frederick's reign saw the Holy Roman Empire reaching its all time territorial peak.Dominions of Frederick IIHis political and cultural ambitions were enormous as he ruled a vast area beginning with Sicily and stretching through Italy all the way north to Germany. As the Crusades
Crusades
succeeded, he acquired control of Jerusalem
Jerusalem
and styled himself as its king
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Ancient Rome
In historiography, ancient Rome
Rome
is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome
Rome
in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire
Roman Empire
in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic
Roman Republic
and Roman Empire
Roman Empire
until the fall of the western empire.[1] The term is sometimes used to just refer to the kingdom and republic periods, excluding the subsequent empire.[2] The civilization began as an Italic settlement in the Italian peninsula, dating from the 8th century BC, that grew into the city of Rome
Rome
and which subsequently gave its name to the empire over which it ruled and to the widespread civilisation the empire developed
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Locrians
The Locrians (Greek: Λοκροί, Locri) were an ancient Greek tribe that inhabited the region of Locris in Central Greece, around Parnassus. They spoke the Locrian dialect, a Doric-Northwest dialect, and were closely related to their neighbouring tribes, the Phocians and the Dorians. They were divided into two geographically distinct tribes, the western Ozolians and the eastern Opuntians; their primary towns were Amphissa and Opus respectively, and their most important colony was the city of Epizephyrian Locris in Magna Graecia, which still bears the name "Locri"
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Italy
Coordinates: 43°N 12°E / 43°N 12°E / 43; 12Italian Republic Repubblica Italiana  (Italian)FlagEmblemAnthem: Il Canto degli Italiani  (Italian) "The Song of the Italians"Location of  Italy  (dark green) – in Europe  (light green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (light green)  –  [Legend]Capital and largest city Rome 41°54′N 12°29′E / 41.900°N 12.483°E / 41.900; 12.483Official languages ItalianaNative languages see full listReligion83.3% Christians 12.4% irreligious 3.7% Muslims 0.2% Buddhists 0.1% Hindus 0.3% other religions[1]Demonym ItalianGovernment Unitary constitutional parliamentary republic• PresidentSergio Mattarella• Prime MinisterPaolo Gentiloni• President of the SenateElisabetta Casellati•&
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Bruttii
The Bruttians
Bruttians
(Greek: Βρέττιοι, translit. Bréttioi, Latin: Bruttii) were an ancient Italic tribe of Lucanian descent. They inhabited the southern extremity of Italy, from the frontiers of Lucania
Lucania
to the Sicilian Straits and the promontory of Leucopetra
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Ancient Carthage
Carthage
Carthage
(Punic: Qart-ḥadašt, 𐤒𐤓𐤕•𐤇𐤃𐤔𐤕‬, Qart-ḥadašt – "New City")[1] was the Phoenician city-state of Carthage
Carthage
and during the 7th to 3rd centuries BC, including its wider sphere of influence, the Carthaginian Empire. The empire extended over much of the coast of North Africa
North Africa
as well as encompassing substantial parts of coastal Iberia
Iberia
and the islands of the western Mediterranean Sea.[2] Carthage
Carthage
was founded in 814 BC.[3][4] A dependency of the Phoenician state of Tyre at the time, Carthage
Carthage
gained independence around 650 BC and established its political hegemony over other Phoenician settlements throughout the western Mediterranean, this lasting until the end of the 3rd century BC
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Dionysius I Of Syracuse
Dionysius I or Dionysius the Elder (Greek: Διονύσιος ὁ Πρεσβύτερος; c. 432 – 367 BC) was a Greek tyrant of Syracuse, in what is now Sicily, southern Italy. He conquered several cities in Sicily
Sicily
and southern Italy, opposed Carthage's influence in Sicily
Sicily
and made Syracuse the most powerful of the Western Greek colonies
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Locri
Locri
Locri
is a town and comune (municipality) in the province of Reggio Calabria, Calabria, southern Italy. The name derives from the ancient Greek town Locris. Today it is an important administrative and cultural centre on the Ionian Coast, in the Italian Province of Reggio Calabria.Contents1 History 2 Modern Locri 3 Main sights3.1 Ionic temple of Marasà 3.2 The theatre4 Notable people 5 Mass media 6 Notes 7 External linksHistory[edit] Epizephyrian Locris
Locris
(Greek Ἐπιζεφύριοι Λοκροί; from ἐπί epi, "on", Ζέφυρος (Zephyros), West Wind, and the plural of Λοκρός, Lokros, "a Locrian," thus "The Western Locrians")[2] was founded about 680 BC on the Italian shore of the Ionian Sea, near modern Capo Zefirio, by the Locrians, apparently by Opuntii (East Locrians) from the city of Opus, but including Ozolae (West Locrians) and Lacedaemonians
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Sicels
The Sicels
Sicels
(Latin: Siculi; Ancient Greek: Σικελοί Sikeloi) were an Italic tribe who inhabited eastern Sicily
Sicily
during the Iron Age. Their neighbours to the west were the Sicani. The Sicels
Sicels
gave Sicily the name it has held since antiquity, but they rapidly fused into the culture of Magna Graecia.Contents1 History 2 Language 3 Mythology 4 See also 5 Notes 6 Sources 7 Further reading 8 External linksHistory[edit] Archaeological excavation has shown some Mycenean influence on Bronze Age Sicily
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