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 ...
The Ancient City of Pompeii. In the early afternoon hours of August 24, 79 A.D.
the summit of Mount Vesuvius exploded without warning. A black river of ash and
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May 23, 2014 ... Pompeii - The Last Day recreates that momentous day, and shows first ... The
highest ever rated history documentary on the BBC at the time of ...
Pompeii is first mentioned in history in 310 bce, when, during the Second
Samnite War, a Roman fleet landed at the Sarnus port of Pompeii and from there
A new exhibition brings the doomed residents of Pompeii and Herculaneum
vividly to life.
Feb 17, 2011 ... See how Pompeii has survived to show us in amazing detail what town-life was
like under Roman rule.
Aug 2, 2016 ... WATCH: The remains of Pompeii's inhabitants provide details about life in the
Ancient History · Ancient Rome ... What is Pompeii like today? ... It spewed deadly
gas and ash up to 20 miles high, destroying both Pompeii and Herculaneum.