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 ... to see
all those bodies. and the city it's almost like it never happened..
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 ...
Jun 29, 2016 ... Mount Vesuvius destroyed the city of Pompeii in A.D. 79. Because the city was
buried so quickly by volcanic ash, the site is a well-preserved ...
What Happened in Pompeii ... at the epicenter of a severe earthquake that
caused considerable structural damage to buildings and the infrastructure of the
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.
Aug 24, 2016 ... The city remained amazingly preserved for almost two millennia. ... since the
people did not know and could not imagine what had happened, ...
Kids learn about the City of Pompeii of Ancient Rome which was destroyed by the
eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius.
Sep 13, 2016 ... Mount Vesuvius looming over the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii. .... large
rectangular area surrounded by a two-story colonnaded portico.