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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, ..... Pompeii was rediscovered as the result of intentional excavations in 1748 by the Spanish military en...

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

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Read about archaeological investigations of Pompeii and see what ... The ruined city remained frozen in time until it was discovered by a surveying engineer in ...

Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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When a group of explorers rediscovered the site in 1748, they were surprised to find that–underneath a thick layer of dust and debris–Pompeii was mostly intact.

Resurrecting Pompeii | History | Smithsonian

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A new exhibition brings the doomed residents of Pompeii and Herculaneum vividly to life. ... I want to know how the city of pompeii was accedently discovered .

Recent excavations on the outskirts of Pompeii, Italy, have revealed ...

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Jun 28, 2016 ... Archaeologists have discovered skeletal remains of four people, including a ... More Victims of Vesuvius Eruption Found Near Pompeii.

History of the excavation of Pompeii - Soprintendenza Speciale per i ...

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The discovery of the House of the Faun containing the large mosaic depicting Alexander the Great in battle caught the imagination of people all over Europe ...

Pompeii - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was finally re-discovered in 1755 CE when work on the construction of the Sarno Canal began. Local stories of 'the city' were proved ...

The Lost City of Pompeii: Pictures of an Alien World, Frozen in Time

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Jul 29, 2011 ... But 1,800 years later, explorers and archaeologists discovered Pompeii again. The disaster that had wiped out this bustling town also ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History

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As archaeologists working in Pompeii, we are part of a long history and tradition of digging this ancient city. The archaeological site was first discovered in 1549, ...

Amazing new discovery made at Pompeii site - AOL

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Jun 27, 2016 ... While many bodies have been previously discovered in Pompeii, this discovery is unique. It marks one of the few times archeologists are able ...

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Pompeii | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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Pompeii was destroyed, together with Herculaneum, Stabiae, Torre .... The ruins at Pompeii were first discovered late in the 16th century by the architect ...

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Pompeii: Its Discovery and ...

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Feb 17, 2011 ... The buried buildings of Pompeii were designed to last only a few decades - but are still standing after nearly 2000 years. Dr Salvatore Ciro tells ...

The Archaeological Site of Pompeii - Campania - Discover Italy

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Pompeii is located on a plateau formed by the Vesuvius volcano's lava flow. ... The buried city was rediscovered in the 16th Century, but it was only in 1748 that  ...