sicily

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town in Italy in southwestern Sicily near the coast; the site of six Greek temples Acragas , Agrigento , Girgenti
group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean Aegadean Islands , Aegadean Isles , Aegates , Egadi Islands , Isole Egadi
islands west of Sicily (now known as the Egadi Islands) where the Romans won a naval victory over the Carthaginians that ended the first Punic War in 241 BC Aegadean Isles , Aegates Isles
European royal line that ruled in France (from 1589-1793) and Spain and Naples and Sicily Bourbon , Bourbon dynasty
naval battle in the Mediterranean Sea off Cape Passero in which the Spanish navy was destroyed by France and England while attempting to recover Sicily and Sardinia from Italy (1719) Cape Passero , Passero
cape that forms the southeastern corner of the island of Sicily Cape Passero , Passero Cape
inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet) Etna , Mount Etna , Mt Etna
Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882) Garibaldi , Giuseppe Garibaldi
secret terrorist group in Sicily; originally opposed tyranny but evolved into a criminal organization in the middle of the 19th century Maffia , Mafia , Sicilian Mafia
strategically located island south of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea Malta
dark sweet or semisweet dessert wine from Sicily Marsala
port city in northeastern Sicily on the Strait of Messina Messina
capital of Sicily; located in northwestern Sicily; an important port for 3000 years Palermo
Italian region on the island of Sicily Sicilia , Sicily
resident of Sicily Sicilian
city in southeastern Sicily that was founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC Siracusa , Syracuse
strait separating Sicily from the tip of Italy Strait of Messina
arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and the islands of Corsica and Sardinia and Sicily Tyrrhenian Sea
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