Caprera


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Caprera

(käprā`rä), island, 6 sq mi (15.5 sq km), NE Sardinia, Italy, in the Strait of Bonifacio. It was the residence (1856–82) of Garibaldi, who is buried there.
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From Leghorn to Naples (calling at Civita Vecchia to land any who may prefer to go to Rome from that point), the distance will be made in about thirty-six hours; the route will lay along the coast of Italy, close by Caprera, Elba, and Corsica.
Luca Reggiani Bonetti, (1) Valeria Barresi (iD), (2) Antonino Maiorana (iD), (1) Samantha Manfredini, (1) Cecilia Caprera, (1) and Stefania Bettelli (1)
The final day of racing at the Rolex Farr 40 Worlds 2017 was unforgettable: north-easterly breezes between 16 and 20 knots filled the fleet's white spinnakers against a backdrop of blue skies and the island of Caprera. Excellent conditions and excellent sailing.
The cluster of seven islands was once the domain of pirates and political refugees, and freedom fighter Giuseppe Garibaldi spent the last 15 years of his life on the second largest island, Caprera.
Cosi come artista ho seguito l'esempio di Garibaldi, mi sono ritirato a Caprera, e ho cercato lavoro trovandone uno come impiegato in un'azienda di costruzione di casse acustiche di hi-fi, dove avrei avuto le mie belle soddisfazioni, si puo vivere anche senza musica, soddisfazioni perche non mancavo di dare i miei utili consigli ai costruttori, ingegneri elettronici spesso ignari delle fondamentali leggi di acustica, che li accoglievano con entusiasmo: erano quisquilie, ma importanti per calibrare l'esatto equilibrio del suono fuoriuscente dalle casse, perche l'hi-fi e una cosa delicata, basta un nonnulla per mandare a catafascio il lavoro di mesi: quegli ingegneri costruttori, prima che arrivassi io, lo sapevano bene, l'avevano provato sulla propria pelle.
Upon returning home, he became an operating engineer with the Caprera Construction Company and also the Local Union #4 for many years before he retired.
In 2011, the same eriophyid mite was observed in several other regions throughout the country, i.e., La Caprera farm, department of Ahuachapan (N 13[degrees] 43' 36.38" W 90[degrees] 03' 23.97", 6 m asl); Buena Vista farm, department of Sonsonate (N 13[degrees]42' 59.95" W 89[degrees] 42' 19.71", 239 m asl); El Tercio farm, department of Usulutan (N 13[degrees] 18' 43.45" W 88[degrees] 31' 08.09", 57 m asl); and El Jocotal farm, department of San Miguel (N 13[degrees] 20' 11.59" W 88[degrees] 16' 11.60", 32 m asl).
Holiday Concert Michael Caprera and Hunter Foote, 6:30 p.m.
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