The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern Naples in the Italian region of Campania.
Along with Herculaneum, Pompeii was partially destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79.
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 ...
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History >> Ancient Rome. The city of Pompeii was a major resort city during the
times of Ancient Rome. However, in 79 AD, disaster struck the city when it was ...
Mar 29, 2011 ... Read a detailed account about the disaster at Pompeii. Why were people
unprepared for the volcanic eruption of Vesuvius if the signs were ...
Jul 29, 2011 ... The Romans of Pompeii had a notion of public and private life very different from
what we see in many Western cultures today. Sexual imagery ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... See how Pompeii has survived to show us in amazing detail what town-life was
like under Roman rule.
Archaeological excavations of Pompeii represent an exceptional source of
information about daily life in Pompei and in Roman Empire under the rule of ...
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Pompeii took part in the war that the towns of Campania ... in 80 B.C.E. Pompeii
was forced to surrender after the conquest of Nola.