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Narragansett High School Library: Italian Piazzas

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Piazza San Marco, Venice

StuartDutchmanHQ. "ITALY: Venice - St Mark's Square / Piazza San Marco [HD]." YouTube. YouTube, 25 July 2013. Web. 19 Nov. 2013.

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What is a piazza?

pi·az·za

noun \pē-ˈa-zə, -ˈä-, 1 is usually -ˈat-sə, -ˈät-\

: an open public area in a town or city (especially in Italy) that is usually surrounded by buildings

from Merriam-Webster Dictionary

  • What would you expect to find in a piazza?
  • Why is a piazza important in culture?

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