Volturno


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Volturno

(vōlto͞or`nō), chief river of S Italy, 109 mi (175 km) long, rising in the Apennines of Molise and flowing SE, then SW through Campania, past Capua, to the Tyrrhenian Sea. On its banks Guiseppe Garibaldi defeated (1860) the troops of Francis II of the Two Sicilies.

Volturno

a river in S central Italy, flowing southeast and southwest to the Tyrrhenian Sea: scene of a battle (1860) during the wars for Italian unity, in which Garibaldi defeated the Neapolitans; German line of defence during World War II. Length: 175 km (109 miles)
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He previously worked at Armsby Abbey in Worcester and was sous chef at Volturno when former executive chef at the restaurant, Neil Rogers, became 2014 Worcester's Best Chef.
Made in 1933, the film was based on the Noterelle da Quarto al Volturno by Giuseppe Cesare Abba with a masterful script by Emilio Cecchi.
Cercano ya el final del viaje identificamos la ciudad de Formia, el rio Garigliano (Lirim) y el Volturno, que bana Capua:
Golubic (1994), Quaternary Travertines at Rocchetta a Volturno (Isernia, central Italy).
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Castel Volturno is a city usually known as a place in which drug dealing, prostitution, and urban, social, and cultural degradation abound, and where the massive presence of African migrants is accounted for as the cause of every social problem.
gold medals for rescuing 89 people from the burning steamer Volturno in
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Corresponding author at: Medical Building C, Via Volturno 39, 43125, Parma, Italy.
The small town, found on the left of the Volturno River, is known to have come about in the XI-XII centuries.
The research approach is integrated and consists of 3 distinct methods: case study of 9 matches of the Italian Serie A1 Women's Championship, season 2011/2012, played by the Volturno sporting club) for the analysis of matches, action research method for coach contribution, and theoretical-argumentative method to deduce a theoretical framework in which define the data processing.
Nel film, siamo nel territorio della Camorra, in una periferia del Sud fotocopia di tante altre tra Castel Volturno e Casal di Principe, una terra devastata, dove due adolescenti Michele (Clemente Russo) e Rosario (Carmine Recano) vivono di piccoli furti.