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Pompeii - Wikipedia

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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.

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  ...

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.

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 ...

Pompeii Rediscovery and Recovery Timeline | California Science ...

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Originally thought to be the city of Stabiae, it was later discovered that the buried city was Pompeii. The city was plundered after excavations began. For decades ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History

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There is now an exciting phase of research at Pompeii, including new fieldwork, such as ours, which aims at discovering the historical sequence of urban ...

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 .

Remains of Vesuvius Eruption Victims Discovered in Ancient ...

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Jun 29, 2016 ... Skeletons believed to be victims of Mount Vesuvius eruption have been found in an ancient shop in Pompeii.

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Pompeii | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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Pompeii, Italian Pompei, ancient city of Campania, Italy, 14 miles (23 km) southeast .... The ruins at Pompeii were first discovered late in the 16th century by the ...

Who discovered Pompeii? | Reference.com

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Domenico Fontana, an Italian architect, discovered the ruins of Pompeii in 1549, but it was not excavated until 1748. The cities of Herculaneum and Pompeii in ...

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 ...