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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, ... The archaeological digs at the site extend to the street level of the AD 79 volcanic event; deeper digs in older parts of Pompeii and core samples of .... For this reason, vineyards were of utmost importance to Pompeii's economy.

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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.

www.sciencefocus.com/feature/life/pompeii-past-present-and-future

Mar 14, 2013 ... Locally, however, Pompeii was an important inland port, a place of trade, ... Modern science and archaeology have replaced the old-style ...

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The mysterious remnants of Pompeii are frozen in time by ash and rock. ... Archaeologists are investigating the remains of Pompeii, a city frozen in time. .... So it's incredibly important that we record in great detail, with the ability to recreate what ...

www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/romans/pompeii_rediscovery_01.shtml

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 ... of the ancient buildings and of their interiors - although the most important ...

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Pompeii is an important town as it has an incredible amount of information on ancient Roman ... Why is Pompeii important to archaeologists and historians?

www.world-archaeology.com/issues/pompeii

Jan 7, 2012 ... Pompeii and its neighbour Herculaneum are among the oldest ... the problem to the world and today it has become a politically important issue. .... The insula has been studied not just by archaeologists and art historians, but ...

www.ancient.eu/pompeii

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 ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/resurrecting-pompeii-109163501

Organized by the office of Pompeii's archaeological superintendent, the exhibition includes nearly 500 objects (sculpture, jewelry, frescoes, household objects ...