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Letino (Italy)
Country Italy
region Campania
province Caserta  (CE)
Local name Letino
Coordinates 41 ° 27 '  N , 14 ° 15'  E Coordinates: 41 ° 27 '0 "  N , 14 ° 15' 0"  E
height 1050  m slm
surface 31 km²
Residents 666 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density 21 inhabitants / km²
Post Code 81010
prefix 0823
ISTAT number 061044
Patron saint Simon Peter
Website Letino

Letino is an Italian village with 666 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) in the province of Caserta in the Campania region . It is part of the Comunità Montana del Matese . The village became famous through the anarchist uprising in 1877, which was led by Errico Malatesta , Carlo Cafiero and Pietro Cesare Ceccarelli. A street in the town was named after him in honor of Malatesta. Another village from the same province that was also involved in the uprising was the village of Gallo.

The neighboring municipalities are Gallo Matese , Prata Sannita , Roccamandolfi ( IS ), San Gregorio Matese and Valle Agricola .


  • Nettlau, Max: The revolutionary actions of the Italian proletariat and the role of Errico Malatesta, West Berlin 1973.
  • Pernicone, Nunzio: Italian Anarchism, 1864-1892, Princeton 1993.
  • Woodcock, George: Anarchism. A History of libertarian Ideas and Movements, Harmondsworth 1962.

Web links

Commons : Letino  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Statistiche demografiche ISTAT. Monthly population statistics of the Istituto Nazionale di Statistica , as of December 31 of 2019.