Moored by Alpine mountains in the north, the boot-shaped Italian peninsula juts into the central Mediterranean Sea.
Along its European frontier, Italy shares borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia.
The hard-pressed peasantry shouldered an increased share of national expenses, while attempting to compete in markets dominated more and more by outside capitalist intrusions.
These burdens only exacerbated existing problems of poor soil, absentee landlords, inadequate investment, disease, and high rates of illiteracy.
Families typically worked as collective units to ensure survival.
Angelo Pellegrini, who became a successful immigrant, remembered his sharecropping family: "The central, dominating fact of our existence was continuous, inadequately rewarded labor....
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Adopting an exper-imental format, this article is assembled in the form of a “carto-essay” which includes: original texts by the mapmaker (Del Biaggio C.), comments by curators (Rossetto T. W., The Political Mapping of Cyberspace, Chicago, The University of Chicago Press, 2003.