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ASPROMONTE

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 769 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ASPROMONTE, a mountain of Calabria, Italy, rising behind Reggio di Calabria, the west extremity of the Sila range. The highest point is 6420 ft. and the slopes are clad with forest. Here Garibaldi was wounded and taken prisoner by the Italian troops under Pallavicini in 1862.
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