Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania
region of Italy, ..... Although in the story the narrator uses reports that Pliny the
Elder died from inhaling the fumes of...
Its most famous eruption took place in the year 79 A.D., when the volcano buried
the ancient Roman city of Pompeii under a thick carpet of volcanic ash.
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Sep 23, 2012 ... ... George Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of Mount ...
Pompeii first discovery 1758 documentary story of eruption of ...
We pick up his story as he describes the warning raised by his mother: "My uncle
was stationed at Misenum, in active command of the fleet. On 24 August, in the ...
Mar 29, 2011 ... Read a detailed account about the disaster at Pompeii. ... letters have been
preserved), that we have some understanding of what happened. .... The
Pompeians in August 79, far from abandoning their city, or fretting about ...
Feb 2, 2016 ... A good disaster story never fails to fascinate — and, given that it actually
happened, the story of Pompeii especially so. Buried and thus frozen ...
The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when
the ... We know much of what happened from an eyewitness account. ... tunnels
through the ash and debris and making away with many of the city's riches.
Kids learn about the City of Pompeii of Ancient Rome which was destroyed by the
eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius.
On a fateful summer morning in A.D. 79 Mount Vesuvius buried the vibrant
Roman city of Pompeii—and many of its citizens—beneath tons of volcanic ash
5 days ago ... The city remained amazingly preserved for almost two millennia. ... since the
people did not know and could not imagine what had happened, ...