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Throughout its two-and-a-half millennia of history, this jarringly gorgeous Mediterranean island has been at the crossroads of drastically different cultures. Miraculously, it has managed to fuse those contrasts in a peaceful dialogue. The fruits of that fusion make Sicily one of the most intriguing regions of Europe. Twice over the past decade, I have done weeklong tours of the island, marveling at everything from Catholic chapels bejeweled by Muslim artists to the everyday heroism of anti-Mafia businesses. A visit to Sicily is a study in the unexpected fusion of times and cultures. These are a few of my favorite pairings:

GENRE
Reference
RELEASED
2009
10 May
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
5
Pages
PUBLISHER
The Virginian Pilot News
SELLER
The Gale Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation and an affiliate of Cengage Learning, Inc.
SIZE
56
KB

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