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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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. Printer Friendly Version >>>. On August 24,
79 Mount Vesuvius literally blew its top, spewing tons of molten ash, pumice and
What Happened in Pompeii. Pompeii is undoubtedly one of the world's best
known archaeological sites. Its fame comes from its dramatic destruction and ...
The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when
the volcano erupted. ... Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii: Facts and history
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 ...
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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 ...
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 ...