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Italy around the turn of the millennium, showing the Lombard states in the south on the eve of the arrival of the Normans.

The 10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in Italy - Photos

From sleepy Sicilian seaside escapes to postcard-perfect Tuscan hamlets, we’ve rounded up the 10 most beautiful small towns in Italy. Added bonus: most of them are within day-tripping distance of a major city.

Widows in White: Migration and the Transformation of Rural Italian Women, Sicily, 1880-1920 ~ Linda S. Reeder ~ University of Toronto Press ~ 2003

Frank DeLuca (April 1, 1898 – May 1967) was an Italian-American mobster who helped control the smuggling and distribution of narcotics in Kansas City, Missouri, for almost four decades. Born Francesco DeLuca in Giardinello, Sicily, DeLuca migrated to the United States with his brother Joseph DeLuca to Kansas City. Frank DeLuca married Lillian Cora Buckner. Frank was arrested for concealed weapons charges, violating the Alien Registration Act, and murder for hire. By the 1920s, the two…

Porta d'Europa, Lampedusa, Sicilia- Italia (monumento alla memoria dei migranti deceduti in mare, di Mimmo Palladino) |