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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.

The A to Z of life in Pompeii with Mary Beard | History Extra

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Painters and decorators did a roaring trade in Pompeii, transforming dark and often pokey ... But what was life like for the Romans who lived there, pre-eruption ?

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 ...

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 ...

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

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.

10 Pompeii Facts | Primary Facts

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Jun 5, 2013 ... The city of Pompeii was built at the foot of the volcano, Mount Vesuvius. ... Pliny the Elder, lost his life trying to rescue the people of Pompeii.

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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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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...