Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania
region of Italy, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Pompeii, along with ...
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Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of ...
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 ...
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.
Jun 29, 2016 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of
Pompeii and Herculaneum.
The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD. Printer Friendly Version >>>. On August 24,
79 Mount Vesuvius literally blew its top, spewing tons of molten ash, pumice and
Pompeii is one of the most significant proofs of Roman civilization and, like an
open book, provides outstanding information on the art, customs, trades and ...
Today, Pompeii is a preserved historic site, a place of archaeological study and a
tourist attraction. Situated on the outskirts of Naples and at the base of the ...
The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when
the volcano erupted. However, the signs were there in the form of a series of ...