see Canosa di PugliaCanosa di Puglia
, Lat. Canusium, city (1991 pop. 31,240), Apulia, S Italy, on the Ofanto River. It is a commercial and agricultural center. The city flourished under the Romans and was noted for its wool and its fine vases, many of which have been unearthed in nearby
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, Italy.
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When the journey to Greece is described, readers are treated to a vivid scene: "When Regilla reached southern Italy and her family estates in Canusium, she found the town was dry and dusty" (40).
Principal battles: Nola (214); Canusium (Canosa di Puglia) (209); the Metaurus (Metauro) (207).