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The excavated city offers a snapshot of Roman life in the 1st century, frozen at the moment it was buried on 24 August AD 79.

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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Eye witness account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, 79 AD. ... the inhabitants of the neighboring Roman resort cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum and Stabiae.

Watch the Destruction of Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius, Re-Created ...

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Feb 2, 2016 ... A Day in Pompeii, an exhibition held at the Melbourne Museum in ... How to Bake Ancient Roman Bread Dating Back to 79 AD: A Video Primer.

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

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That all changed on August 24, 79 AD, when a massive eruption destroyed the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, submerging them under layers of volcanic ...

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Jan 1, 2015 ... It would be hard to find someone who has never heard of Pompeii, the ... buried under ash after the volcano Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.

BBC - History - Pompeii: Portents of Disaster

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Mar 29, 2011 ... It is certain that when the eruption of Vesuvius started on the morning of 24 August, AD 79, it caught the local population utterly unprepared.

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 ...

British Museum - Eruption timeline

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The story of the day Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD 79, with an eyewitness account alongside ... Pompeii and Herculaneum were quite different from each other.

Actually, it was not a surprise when a volcano destroyed Pompeii

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Feb 21, 2014 ... In real life, Pompeii was an ancient Roman resort town built at the base of the volcano Mt. Vesuvius. Its citizens were killed instantly in 79 AD by ...

AD79eruption - Google

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Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis and Boscoreale were lost to the world in late ... for almost 1800 years, a time capsule of Roman life in the first century AD.

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Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Its most famous eruption took place in the year 79 A.D., when the volcano buried the ancient Roman city of Pompeii under a thick carpet of volcanic ash.

Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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Mar 13, 2013 ... Mount Vesuvius, on the west coast of Italy, is the only active volcano on mainland Europe. It is best known because of the eruption in A.D. 79 ...

25 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Pompeii Destruction - List25

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Jan 1, 2015 ... Here are 25 facts that will shed a different light on Pompeii. ... and buried under ash after the volcano Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD. But do ...