Tuscany: Home To The Etruscans

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Tuscany was home to the Etruscans until it was taken over by Rome in 351 BC. After the Roman Empire had fallen, the region soon became known as Tuscany and was ruled by a series of different rulers. It then developed into its own political entity with rulers of its own. In the twelfth century, each Tuscan city was beginning to gain its own independence. By the time the Middle Ages came around, major Tuscan cities such as Florence, Pisa and Siena began to gain wealth because of their abundance of trading, banking, manufacturing, and of course agriculture. After living in Florence, and the Tuscan region for almost four months now, I have no doubt that Tuscany is home to some of the most fresh and delicious foods in the world. Over the past
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