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Apulia is the region forming the 'boot' of Italy. It is comprised of the following provinces:

  • Bari
  • Brindisi
  • Foggia
  • Lecce
  • Taranto

Its provincial town and main port is Bari. It also contains the important naval base and steel industry of Taranto.


  • The New American Desk Encyclopedia, Penguin Group, 1989