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News Italy » History: France and Italy ready to make Six Nations history in Marseille

News channel or source: https://www.breakingnews.ie/sport/rugby/france-and-italy-ready-to-make-six-nations-history-in-marseille-829290.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Conor O'Shea wants Italy to learn from their mistakes when the NatWest 6 Nations Championship enters new territory on Friday. The Azzurri head to Marseille's Stade Velodrome to take on a France team playing its first Six Nations home game outside of Paris.

News Italy » History: Who was Hannibal, when did he cross the Alps with his elephant army and where was Carthage?

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5655511/hannibal-carthage-alps-elephant-army-italy-carthaginian-empire/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

After marching his vast army and war elephants into Italy he won three epic battles over the Romans – the trebia, lake Trasimene and Cannae, establishing his reputation as one of history's great military leaders. Hannibal's Carthaginian forces held much ...

News Italy » History: The messy history of pristine landscapes

News channel or source: https://www.unr.edu/nevada-today/news/2018/historical-ecology-of-central-italy
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

"Thanks to a meeting with Scott Mensing ten years ago," Piovesan said, "it became possible to realize a dream that, as a forest ecologist, I have had for a long time: reconstructing the history of forests in central Italy in an area that has been the ...

News Italy » History: How the ‘Buffalo Soldiers’ helped turn the tide in Italy during World War II

News channel or source: https://www.militarytimes.com/military-honor/black-military-history/2018/02/14/how-the-buffalo-soldiers-helped-turn-the-tide-in-italy-during-world-war-ii/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Under the command of Maj. Gen. Edward M. Almond, the 92nd began combat training in October 1942 and went into action in Italy in the summer of 1944. The unit continued a long and proud tradition by retaining the buffalo as its divisional symbol.

News Italy » History: Tottenham have history in Italy

News channel or source: https://www.football-italia.net/117075/tottenham-have-history-italy
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Tottenham Hotspur's previous meetings with Serie A sides have always been intense and uncertain affairs, notes Giancarlo Rinaldi, so Juventus beware. It is a story which begins with a strike from one of Italian football’s original hard men. Romeo Benetti ...

News Italy » History: Italy declares war on Germany

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/italy-declares-war-on-germany
Publication date: Saturday 12 October 2013

On this day in 1943, the government of Italy declares war on its former Axis partner Germany and joins the battle on the side of the Allies. With Mussolini deposed from power and the collapse of the fascist government in July, Gen. Pietro Badoglio ...

News Italy » History: Italy and Bulgaria set to write Men’s World Championship history

News channel or source: http://liveblog.nydailynews.com/Article/1636225-Italy-and-Bulgaria-set-to-write-Mens-World-Championship-history
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 11, 2015 – Italy and Bulgaria are set to write history when they co-host the 19th edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship in the year 2018, as this will happen for the first time in the history of the ...

News Italy » History: Prison No More

News channel or source: http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/253969/ferrara-italy-jewish-museum
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The high point of Jewish history in Ferrara came during the reign of the Estes in the 15th and 16th centuries, when the dukes opened the city to Jews who were expelled from Spain, Portugal, Germany, and Italy’s papal states, offering them freedom and ...

News Italy » History: Di Matteo: Italy has a history of producing good coaches

News channel or source: http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=di-matteo-italy-has-a-history-of-producing-good-coaches-2915214.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 October 2017

Roberto Di Matteo explains why Italy are so good at producing coaches Former Chelsea boss tips Cristiano Ronaldo to remain The Best FIFA Men's Player Feels "you can never get bored of" London, ahead of awards show in English capital It is safe to say there ...

News Italy » History: Italy divided over its unified history

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/italy/8378166/Italy-divided-over-its-unified-history.html
Publication date: Saturday 12 March 2011

With its onion-domed churches, German street signs and restaurants offering strudel, schnitzel and sauerkraut, South Tyrol is the least Italian part of Italy. Now, lingering resentment felt by many of its inhabitants that the province was once prised from ...