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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.

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Sep 23, 2012 ... ... and Angry Planet TV show host, George Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius. Th... ... i love history.

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD. Printer Friendly Version >>>. On August 24, 79 Mount Vesuvius literally blew its top, spewing tons of molten ash, pumice and  ...

Interactive Dig Pompeii - History

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What Happened in Pompeii. Pompeii is undoubtedly one of the world's best known archaeological sites. Its fame comes from its dramatic destruction and ...

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

BBC - History - Pompeii: Portents of Disaster

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Mar 29, 2011 ... Read a detailed account about the disaster at Pompeii. Why were people unprepared for the volcanic eruption of Vesuvius if the signs were ...

Ancient Roman Life Preserved at Pompeii -- National Geographic

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Read about archaeological investigations of Pompeii and see what ... Gorgeous scenery and rich history form the backdrop for these winning new games ...

Pompeii | ancient city, Italy | Britannica.com

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Sep 13, 2016 ... 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 ...

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 ...

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Timeline: Pompeii
8th–6th centuries BC: Pompeii is founded.
79 AD: Mount Vesuvius erupts, covering Pompeii 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash.
1748: The ruins of Pompeii are discovered.
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Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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

Pompeii - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was a large Roman town in the Italian region of Campania which was completely buried in volcanic ash following the eruption of ...

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

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Jul 29, 2011 ... Yale history professor Diana Kleiner explains the ideal layout of a Roman house, which we see at Pompeii, is devoted almost entirely to public ...