Italian Libya
Italian Libya (Italian: Libia Italiana; Arabic: ليبيا الإيطالية‎ Lībyā al-Īṭālīya) was a unified colony of Italian North Africa (Africa Settentrionale Italiana, or ASI) establis...
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Tripolitania - Documentary
At first sight, there are few traces of this ancient and legendary place in northwest Libya but it once had three great cities, Sabratha, Leptis Magna and Oe...
Cyrenaica
Cyrenaica (/saɪrɨˈneɪ.ɨkə/ SY-rə-NAY-ə-kə; Ancient Greek: Κυρηναϊκή Kyrēnaïkḗ, after the city of Cyrene; Arabic: برقة‎ Barqah;) is the eastern coastal region of Libya.Also known as Pent...
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Fezzan
Fezzan (Berber: Fezzan, ⴼⴻⵣⵣⴰⵏ, Arabic: فزان‎ Fizzān, Turkish: Fizan, Latin: Phasania) or Phazania is the southwestern region of modern Libya. It is largely desert, but broken by mou...
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Italo-Turkish War
The Italo-Turkish or Turco-Italian War (Turkish: Trablusgarp Savaşı, "Tripolitanian War"; also known in Italy as Guerra di Libia, "Libyan War") was fought between the Ottoman Empire and the Kingdo...
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Tripolitania
Tripolitania /trɨpɒlɨˈteɪniə/ or Tripolitana (Arabic: طرابلس‎ Ṭarābulus, Berber: Ṭrables, from Latin Regio Tripolitana) is a historic region and former province of Libya.Tripolitania was a ...
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Don Coscarelli
Don Coscarelli, Jr. (born February 17, 1954) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter best known for horror films. His credits include the Phantasm series, The Beastmaster, and Bubba Ho...
Italian concentration camps in Libya
Fascist Italy maintained several concentration camps in Eastern Libya during the later phase of its occupation of that country. After the initial invasion in 1911, the Italian control over much of the...
Italian Cyrenaica
Italian Cyrenaica was an Italian colony, located in present-day eastern Libya, that existed from 1927 to 1934. It was part of the Italian North African territory conquered from the Ottoman Empire in 1...
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Franco Califano
Franco Califano (14 September 1938 – 30 March 2013) was an Italian lyricist, composer, singer-songwriter, author and actor. During his career Califano has sold about 20 million records.
Born...
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Mizda–Brak Road
Mizda–Brak Road is an asphalt road in west-central Libya running south from Mizda near the coast to Brak through Shuwairif.The road reduced the travel distance between Tripoli and Sabha to 780 km...
Operation Compass
Operation Compass was the first big Allied military operation of the Western Desert Campaign during World War II. British and other Commonwealth forces attacked Italian forces in western Egypt and eas...
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Yousaf Borahil Al-Msmare
Yousaf Borahil Almsmare (Arabic: يوسف بورحيل المسماري‎) (ca. 1866-1931) was a well known Libyan Muslim resistance leader fighting against Italian colonization.Yousaf Borahil Almsmare deputy ...
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Ghat, Libya
Ghat (Berber: Ɣat; Arabic: غات‎ Ġāt) is the capital of the Ghat District in the Fezzan region of southwestern Libya.
In historical times, Ghat was a major terminal point on the Trans-Sah...
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Cyrenaican desert campaign
The Cyrenaican desert campaign was a military campaign conducted by the Libyan military in the form of hit-and-run attacks against rebel-held towns and oil facilities in the eastern Libyan Desert that...
Tripoli Province
Tripoli Province (Provincia di Tripoli in Italian) was one of the provinces of Libya under Italian rule. It was established in 1937, with the official name: Commissariato Generale Provinciale di Tripo...
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Italian Spahis
Italian Spahis were light cavalry colonial troops of the Kingdom of Italy, raised in Italian Libya between 1912 and 1942.
The Italian colonial administration of Libya raised squadrons of locally r...
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Provinces of Libya
The Provinces of Libya were prescribed in 1934, during the last period of colonial Italian Libya, and continued through post-independence Libya until 1963 when the Governorates system was instituted.<...
Marble Arch (Libya)
The Marble Arch, also Arch of the Philaeni (Italian: Arco dei Fileni), formerly known in Libya as El Gaus (i.e. "The Arch"), was a monument in Libya built during the days of Italian colonization....
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