apennines apennines

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mountain range extending the length of the Italian peninsula

News

  • Italians learn from Adirondacks

    PAUL SMITHS - Three delegates from the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines National Park visited Paul Smith's College last week to learn about the Adirondack Park and to discuss the potential for a new ecotourism study-abroad program.
    on October 18, 2013     Source: Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Quotes

  • "Italy has a highly varied landscape: old volcanoes around Rome and Naples; mountains made of limestone in the Apennines, and over near Pisa, a mountain made of pure white marble, the marble Michelangelo used for his statuary," Alvarez said....
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Walter Alvarez Source: UC Berkeley

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