In 1176 a league of city-states, the , defeated the German emperor at the , thus ensuring effective independence for most of northern and central Italian cities. Almost exactly 200 years ago, on February 7th, 1812, an estimated 7. Its closest trade ties are with the other countries of the European Union, with whom it conducts about 59% of its total trade. University of Oklahoma Press, 1994. Healthcare spending in Italy accounted for 9.
Regarding the national road network, in 2002 there were 668,721 km 415,524 mi of serviceable roads in Italy, including 6,487 km 4,031 mi of motorways, state-owned but privately operated by. All locations on earth are absolutely temporary since the earth is spinning and moving throughout the expanding universe. In comparison to other Western countries, Italy has a relatively low rate of adult obesity below 10% , as there are several health benefits of the. The clouds are often followed by precipitation. The southern region has deciduous forest biome of Italy that is warm and storming during summer because of the hot weather and winds from Africa moving north towards Italy.
In late April 1945, with total defeat looming, Mussolini attempted to escape north, but was captured and near by Italian partisans. Italian is the oldest surviving team in racing, having competed since 1948, and statistically the with a record of 232 wins. Italy has the highest level of in Europe, with over 57,000 species recorded, representing more than a third of all European fauna. The Communists reorganised as a force. This is important because mountains provide us with lots of resources. In , the former Byzantine provinces became independent states known in Italian as , although some parts of the island became controlled by Genoa or Pisa until the Aragonese annexation in the 15th century.
Storia d'Italia 1: I caratteri originali. The forms the basis of Italian cuisine, rich in , fish, fruits and vegetables and characterised by its extreme simplicity and variety, with many dishes having only four to eight ingredients. This has produced a manufacturing sector often focused on the export of and luxury products, that if on one side is less capable to compete on the quantity, on the other side is more capable of facing the competition from China and other emerging Asian economies based on lower labour costs, with higher quality products. This is a picture of the Parthenon, the monument to Athena. A peculiarity of the is the representation given to permanently living abroad: 12 Deputies and 6 Senators elected in four distinct. Since 2005, military service is voluntary. The term Balkanization refers to: A a hybrid language spoken in Bulgaria and Romania B the landmass located just to the west of the Adriatic Sea C Serbian supranationalism D the division and fragmentation of a sub region of the Discontinuous South of Europe E the imposition of the Slavic religion 57.
Venice is relatively organised in structure, being divided into a total of six different districts, known to the locals as 'sestieri'. The parliament is perfectly : the two houses, the that meets in , and the that meets in , have the same powers. As a result, today more than 4. Due to its proximity to the Tyrrhenian Sea, Rome belongs in the Mediterranean climatic area. Architecture Main article: Italy has a very broad and diverse architectural style, which cannot be simply classified by period, but also by region, because of Italy's division into several regional states until 1861. However, the recovery from the plague led to a resurgence of cities, trade and economy which allowed the bloom of and , that later spread to Europe.
The is the common name for the Arma dei Carabinieri, a that also serves as the military police for the Italian armed forces. Physical characteristics include mountains, rivers, soil, beaches, wildlife, soil. His achievements include key improvements to the and consequent astronomical observations, and ultimately the triumph of over the. The claim for earliest fairy-tale is still debated, see for example Jan M. Italy also receives species from the , , the. Tourism The , a , is one of major tourist destinations Italy is the fifth most visited country in the world, with a total of 52.
There are two types of location. In 2013, added the to the of Italy promoter , , , , , and. Monarchical period , 1st king of Italy, and , 1st Prime Minister of Italy The new Kingdom of Italy obtained status. However, Italy has a relatively high population of 58. University of California: Signal Books.
The Years of Lead culminated in the assassination of the Christian Democrat leader in 1978 and the in 1980, where 85 people died. From Giotto on, the treatment of composition by the best painters also became much more free and innovative. Athenaeum in Italian 80 : 5—23. To the north, Italy borders , , and , and is roughly delimited by the , enclosing the and the. The winters in the south are cooler than the summers thought there still are alternating weather days. Other companies soon followed in Milan and in Naples.