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Archaeology

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Archaeology, or archeology, is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of ... Archaeology is particularly important for learning about prehistoric societies, ... Excavations we...

Pompeii - Importance of Pompeii

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Pompeii is an important town as it has an incredible amount of information on ... often have specific layers which tell Historians and Archaeologists about its past.

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Pompeii: Its Discovery and ...

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Feb 17, 2011 ... See how Pompeii has survived to show us in amazing detail what town-life ... Two of the archaeologists most connected with this phase were Karl Weber ... up to accommodate the visits of scholars and important personages.

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

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"Since archaeology is destruction, we destroy bits of Pompeii as we go along. So it's incredibly important that we record in great detail, with the ability to recreate ...

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 ... may lay claim to being the richest archaeological site in the world in terms of ... The town was one of the more important ports on the Bay of Naples and .... Not only are such sources typically unavailable to the historian but also ...

Why ancient Roman graffiti is so important to archaeologists - Redorbit

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Jan 5, 2016 ... Why ancient Roman graffiti is so important to archaeologists. by Susanna Pilny. Pompeii's graffiti is the world's most frustrating goldmine. ... Pompeii, Nero actually wasn't as disliked by Romans as historians have believed.

Pompeii and Herculaneum: two ordinary cities with an extraordinary ...

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Sep 20, 2012 ... In AD 79, late in the year, two cities – Herculaneum and Pompeii – along .... I deeply thank the historians and archaeologist who take action to ...

Archeology - World History International

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Archaeology is an important field of anthropology, which is the broad study of ... Archaeology also examines many of the same topics explored by historians. ..... GIS technology to interpret life in the Roman city of Pompeii, which was buried by  ...

Herculaneum and Pompeii: Cities of the Early Roman Empire

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2) a largely residential town of about 5000, are uniquely important. ... for new archaeological techniques and concepts of preservation, Pompeii and ... Roman nobleman, Pliny the Younger, write two letters to the historian Tacitus in which he  ...

Discovering the Past: An Introduction to Archaeology : The Colonial ...

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Pompeii is probably the best-known example of an archaeological site (in this ... It is important to remember that every layer and feature is dated by using the ...

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Why is Pompeii important to archaeologists and historians

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Pompeii is very important to the people you mention in many ways (historians), but one of the most popular reasons is because of the artifacts and skeletons that  ...

World Archaeology – What's new in Pompeii

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Jan 7, 2012 ... ... not just by archaeologists and art historians, but by geologists, structural engineers, ... In 2010, the Pompeii Archaeological Research Project: Porta Stabia ... But perhaps the project's most important contribution has been to ...

Pompeii | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Archaeological evidence indicates that the Oscan village of Pompeii, ... and the Nucerians, in 59 ce, is reported by the Roman historian Tacitus. .... Naples, Pompeii, and Herculaneum became important stops on the European ...