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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...

Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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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 Mount ... Pompeii first discovery 1758 documentary story of eruption of ...

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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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 ...

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. .... The Pompeians in August 79, far from abandoning their city, or fretting about ...

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.

Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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Mar 13, 2013 ... It is best known because of the eruption in A.D. 79 that destroyed the city of Pompeii. Mount Vesuvius is considered to be one of the most ...

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

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On a fateful summer morning in A.D. 79 Mount Vesuvius buried the vibrant Roman city of Pompeii—and many of its citizens—beneath tons of volcanic ash and ...

Watch the Destruction of Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius, Re-Created ...

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Feb 2, 2016 ... A good disaster story never fails to fascinate — and, given that it actually happened, the story of Pompeii especially so. Buried and thus frozen ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History

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What Happened in Pompeii ... at the epicenter of a severe earthquake that caused considerable structural damage to buildings and the infrastructure of the city.

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Pompeii - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was a large Roman town in the Italian region of Campania ... it came to Roman authority and Pompey besieged the city following a ...

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

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Jul 29, 2011 ... The Lost City of Pompeii: Pictures of an Alien World, Frozen in Time .... but something that happens in public storefronts attached to your home.

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 ... 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.