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Map of Ancient Italy - Regions, Seas

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Latium
Region in Ancient Italy inhabited by Latins. Alba Longa, Rome and Ostia were located in ___________.
Etruria
The region of central Italy. ___________ was inhabited by Etruscans.
Campania
Pompeii & Mt. Vesuvius was located in __________________.
Magna Graecia
_________________ refers to the coastal areas of southern Italy which were colonized by various ancient Greek city-states from the 8th to 5th centuries BCE.
Sicilia
Mt. Aetna is located in ______________________.
Etruria
____________________ was inhabited by the Etruscans, who established a civilization by the 7th century bc
Apulia
______________________ is a region of Italy in Southern Italy bordering the Adriatic Sea in the east, the Ionian Sea to the southeast. The region was colonized by the Greeks in the 8th century BC. During its height, Rome built the Via Appia from the capital to the Apulian port of Brindisium.
Corsica
_________________ is an (nothern) island in the Mediterranean Sea
Sardinia
__________________ is the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea
Africa
Carthago is locataded in _______________ .
Mare Tyrrhenum
__________________ is part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy
Mare Ionium
_________________________ part of the Mediterranean Sea, lying between Greece (east), Sicily (southwest), and Italy (west and northwest).
Mare (H)adriaticum
______________ a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula
Illyricum
A province of the Roman Empire, lying East and Northeast of the Adriatic Sea.
Mare Internum / Mare nostrum
Inner Sea / Our See = The Mediterranean Sea