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a mountain range extending the length of the Italian peninsula

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The mouth-watering cheese is produced in the picturesque Apennine Mountain region of Emilia Romagna near Parma.
The event, which is hoped to bring in much-needed funds for the charity, will see a team of cyclists led by former Sunderland striker Marco Gabbiadini, ride from the Mediterranean coastline of Italy across the Tuscan Hills and the Apennine Mountains to the Adriatic.
Families of the victims led a torch-lit procession with thousands of people in the night between Friday and Saturday, when the tremor struck the mediaeval university town in the middle of the Apennine mountains in central Italy four years ago.
On Wednesday, March 6, at 2pm, there is a talk on Italians in Wales giving the history of those Welsh Italians who, having arrived in South Wales from the small town of Bardi and its surrounding villages in Apennine Mountains of northern Italy in the 1880s, began those chains of cafes, ice-cream parlours and fish and chip shops which remain, albeit in dwindling numbers, a colourful part of Valleys' culture.
Do Well or Die: Memoirs of a WW II Mountain Trooper is the true-life story of author Marty Daneman, a member of the 10th Mountain Division that never lost a battle or ceded territory in Italy's severe Apennine Mountains.
The two papers in this slim book describe the route of two field trips led through the Northern Apennine Mountains as part of a March 2012 conference to observe deformation in an exhumed plate boundary shear zone and convergent margin processes at a variety of depths within the subduction system.
Mauldin's division made the invasion of Sicily and then of the boot of Italy, fighting their way up the Apennine Mountains to the Alps, a grueling, deadly campaign.
The church of the Conversion of St Paul in Roccapelago di Pievepelago, in the Italian Apennine mountains, was built in the 15th century on the site of an abandoned hilltop castle.
It rides atop a slab of Earth's crust that is slowly diving beneath the Apennine Mountains, giving the city a tilt noticed for the first time in the new study.
The division fought on the "Gothic Line," Germany's last major defense in the final stages of World War II in the jagged Apennine Mountains.
30 Exeter San Marino is a country situated in the Apennine Mountains.
The air in the Parmesan hills is dry and sweet-smelling with breezes from the Apennine mountains, creating perfect environmental conditions for a natural 'drying' of the hams.
The world leaders arrive in L'Aquila, a medieval city in the Apennine mountains, shortly before the opening of the summit at lunch time on Wednesday.
Standing as it does with such defiance, set against the backdrop of the Apennine mountains that trace the trajectory of the geological fault line, there is a palpable sense that this building, more than anticipated, will indeed become a powerful and much-loved symbol of the rebirth and resilience of this community.
The quake also hit 26 towns and cities around L'Aquila, which lies in a valley surrounded by the Apennine mountains.