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Viareggio

(vēärĕd`jō), city (1991 pop. 57,514), Tuscany, N central Italy, on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is a fishing center and a fashionable beach resort. The body of the poet Shelley was cremated there after his death by drowning at Lerici near La Spezia in 1822.

Viareggio

a town and resort in W Italy, in Tuscany on the Ligurian Sea. Pop.: 61 103 (2001)
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He will play at senior level in Wuppertal, Germany, and two weeks later will captain the Under-20s in Viareggio, Italy.
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The 16-year-old duo were selected to represent England in the World Traditional Karate Association Championship, held in Viareggio, Italy.
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Site: Viareggio, Italy. Contact: Yetty Pauwels, Society of Plastics Engineers, European Member Bureau, Bistkapellei 44, BE-2180 Antwerpen, Belgium.