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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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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, ... According to Strabo, Pompeii was also captured by the Etruscans, and in fact recent excavations have shown the presence of Etruscan ...

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Sep 5, 2014 ... 30 interesting Facts About Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius 1.The city and people of Pompeii did not know that Vesuvius was a volcano, as it ...

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Jan 1, 2015 ... You think you know there is to know about the Pompeii disaster? Think again. Here are 25 facts that will shed a different light on Pompeii.

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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.

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Nov 24, 2015 ... Here, Roman historian and archaeologist Dr Joanne Berry shares eight lesser- known Pompeii facts… 1) Pompeii is not frozen in time, nor is it a ...

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Jun 5, 2013 ... Here are some facts about the city of Pompeii. Pompeii was an ancient city in southern Italy. The remains of the settlement are located near to ...

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Jun 29, 2016 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

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As a result, much of what we know about everyday life in the Roman Empire comes from Pompeii. Interesting Facts about the City of Pompeii. The eruption ...

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Get information about Pompeii from the DK Find Out website for kids. Improve your knowledge on Pompeii with interesting facts and learn more with DK Find ...