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Minturnae

(mĭntûr`nē), ancient town of Latium, Italy, 7 mi (11.3 km) E of Formia. It was important because it controlled the bridge on the Appian Way over the Liris River. Founded by a people called the Aurunci or Ausones, it became a Roman colony (295 B.C.) and a flourishing commercial center. There are important ruins (including an aqueduct), two theaters, forums, and other buildings N of modern Minturno.
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Major organization : CENTRALE UNICA DI COMMITTENZA COMUNI DI FORMIA GAETA E MINTURNO
Several years later, Garcilaso encountered similar circumstances during his exile in Naples, where he corresponded with Pietro Bembo and met with the distinguished Italian poets Antonio Minturno, Luigi Tansillo, and Bernardo Tasso (Helgerson 44).
Antonio Minturno, L'Arte Poetica (Munich: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 1971; facsimile reprint of 1564 edition), esp.
The show, composed of five-minute episodes, has followed her to a traditional procession in Minturno, Italy (where her family has roots), to milongas in Buenos Aires, and to various cultural festivals at home in New York City.
SECOND WORLD WAR Otta, Norway (1940), Defence of Arras, Dunkirk (1940), Normandy Landing, Tilly sur Seulles, St Pierre La Vielle, Gheel, Nede'rijn, North-west Europe (1940, 1944-45), Gazala, Defence of Alamein Line, El Alamein, Mareth, Akarit, North Africa (1942-43), Landing in Sicily, Lentini, Sicily (1943), Minturno, Anzio, Italy (1943-44), Arakan Beaches, Burma (1945).
9), who took his cue from Minturno, and further formalized by Francisco de Cascales (Tablas poeticas, 2:2).
Judith Mossman notes that Hecuba was "the most translated and imitated Greek play of the sixteenth century" (225), and writers of poetics treatises such as Scalinger, Minturno, and Sidney knew Euripides' play well enough to use it to demonstrate their theories about dramatic structure.
The evidence shows that Amalia spent the last night of her life clad in red lingerie, on a beach ("nel tratto di mare di fronte alla localith che chiamano Spaccavento, a pochi chilometri da Minturno," Ferrante, L'amore molesto 7) where she was found drowned.
Barry McHugh, who rode sixth-placed Minturno, was given a two-day ban on August 18 and 21 for careless riding.
who emigrated with his wife, Mary, from Minturno, Italy in 1923, imparted his love for baking, cooking and fine food to his son who joined his father's restaurant business just two years out of high school and after having received a wrestling scholarship to the University of Connecticut.
APPARENTLY uninterested in producing a comprehensive treatise like those of the Italians (Tasso, Daniello, Minturno, Castelvetro) or his Spanish contemporaries (Diaz Rengifo, Lopez Pinciano, Cascales, Carvallo, Jimenez Paton), Lope de Vega interspersed ideas about poetry, rhetoric and poetic theory within introductory prologues, prose compositions and poems, while choosing to develop his views on theatre in the rhymed-verse treatise Arte nuevo de hacer comedias.
para la fundacion de las colonias de Minturno y Sinuessa, decidida por el Senado en el ambito de las medidas de defensa contra las incursiones del pueblo de los Sannitas, (12) Tito Livio (Historia de Roma: 10.