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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, ..... Wine fermenting jars had been sealed, which would have happened around the end of October. Coins fou...

Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Pompeii, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

BBC - History - Pompeii: Portents of Disaster

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Mar 29, 2011 ... Read a detailed account about the disaster at Pompeii. ... letters have been preserved), that we have some understanding of what happened.

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Sep 23, 2012 ... http://www.furiousearth.com Adventurer and Angry Planet TV show host, George Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History

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What Happened in Pompeii. Pompeii is undoubtedly one of the world's best known archaeological sites. Its fame comes from its dramatic destruction and ...

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

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Jul 29, 2011 ... ... cities nearby. But none was hit harder than vacation town Pompeii, which was buried in a thick layer of broiling ash in a matter of seconds.

Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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Mar 13, 2013 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

Ancient Rome for Kids: The City of Pompeii - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the City of Pompeii of Ancient Rome which was destroyed by the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius.

30 Interesting facts about Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius | Around ...

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Sep 5, 2014 ... The city and people of Pompeii did not know that Vesuvius was a ... A long period of calm usually means an eruption may happen soon. 24.

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

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Read about archaeological investigations of Pompeii and see what archaeologists are hoping to find in this article from National Geographic.

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The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD ... I replied that I preferred to go on with my studies, and as it happened he had himself given me some writing to do.

Top 10 Facts About Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii - Degreed Blog

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The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when the volcano ... We know much of what happened from an eyewitness account.

Pompeii - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was a large Roman town in the Italian region of Campania which was completely buried in volcanic ash following the eruption of ...