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Italy: Apennine Peninsula is shaped like a boot with a very high heel.
west of Greece
Extends into the Mediterranean Sea
Near the boot is the island of Sicily.
Two surrounding Seas
100 BC Italy settled on the Apennine Peninsula
Latins settled near the Tiber River
Language later became Latin
Po river begins in the Alps and flows eastward, emptying into the Adriatic
Fertile Po Valley contains Italys best farmland
Tiber River begins in centralItaly in one of the Apennine Mountain ranges.
Flows through Rome into the Tyrrhenian Sea
Alps are north of Italy and is the largest mountain system in Europe.
500 miles west to east!
Apennines is a great chain of mountains that runs down the length of Italy