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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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 ...
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May 23, 2014 ... Pompeii - The Last Day recreates that momentous day, and shows first ... The
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The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when
the volcano erupted. ... Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii: Facts and history
Jun 5, 2013 ... Pompeii was an ancient city in southern Italy. ... Vesuvius, and his uncle, Pliny the
Elder, lost his life trying to rescue the people of Pompeii.
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
Italian archaeologist whose systematic excavation at Pompeii helped to preserve
much of the ... role in Pompeii's excavation (in Pompeii: History of excavations).
In AD 79, the beautiful Bay of Naples was rocked by the dramatic fiery eruption of
Mount Vesuvius. Pompeii and Herculaneum--and countless nearby farms, ...
Matt said: Pompeii is the most famous dead city in the world. ... in 79 CE, the ruins
of Pompeii offer the best evidence we have of life in the Roman Empire.