This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Mafia - This is a secret criminal network which many people believe is the major power in Italy.
Sicily - This is an island off the southern coast of Italy.
Rome - This is the capital of Italy, and where the Parliament meets.
Parma - This is the hometown of Captain Bellodi.
Grimelli Chiarchiaro - This is a network of rocky chasms and holes in the ground.
The Catholic Church - This has its headquarters in Rome and is important to many of the book's characters.
Lupara - This means...
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