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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 ...

Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Pompeii, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Ancient Rome for Kids: The City of Pompeii - Ducksters

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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 ...

History of The Ancient City of Pompeii - Mr. Sedivy - Tripod

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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 | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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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 made ...

Resurrecting Pompeii | History | Smithsonian

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A new exhibition brings the doomed residents of Pompeii and Herculaneum vividly to life.

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 was like under Roman rule.

Pompeii: New Studies Reveal Secrets From a Dead City

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Aug 2, 2016 ... WATCH: The remains of Pompeii's inhabitants provide details about life in the Roman Empire.

What volcano wiped out Pompeii? | Reference.com

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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.

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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.
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Daily life in ancient Pompeii

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Archaeological excavations of Pompeii represent an exceptional source of information about daily life in Pompei and in Roman Empire under the rule of ...

The Lost City of Pompeii: Pictures of an Alien World, Frozen in Time

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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 ...

Top 10 Facts About Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii - Degreed Blog

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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