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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  ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History - Interactive Digs - Archaeology

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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, ...

'A bronze age Pompeii': archaeologists hail discovery of ...

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Jan 12, 2016 ... Almost 3,000 years after being destroyed by fire, the astonishingly well preserved remains of two bronze age houses and their contents have ...

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Sep 23, 2012 ... ... George Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of ... pompeii original first discovery footage very old and rare never been ...
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Pompeii | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Pompeii: area of Italy affected by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 ... The ruins at Pompeii were first discovered late in the 16th century by ...

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 ...

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 .