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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


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


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


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 ...

Our Lady of Pompeii - EWTN.com


In the autumn of 1872, Bartolo Longo (a lawyer who was born at Latiano in Brindisi, Italy, on February 11, 1841, and died at Pompeii on October 5, 1926) arrived ...

History of Frescoes from Pompeii & Herculaneum


Copies of Frescoes from Pompeii and Herculaneum. Since few paintings have survived from that era, Pompeii is one of the few precious sources for much of ...

The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series 1984) - IMDb


Action ... This costume series portrays aspects of life in Pompeii, a coastal luxury resort near Naples catering for the very rich of imperial Rome, mainly before but ...

Curses and Smoke: A Novel of Pompeii - Vicky Alvear Shecter


Kirkus: “…the book's focus on daily life in ancient Pompeii rings true. Their firm belief in various gods and goddesses and other superstitions comes across ...

Giuseppe Fiorelli | Italian archaeologist | Britannica.com


Oct 24, 2003 ... Italian archaeologist whose systematic excavation at Pompeii helped to ... role in Pompeii's excavation (in Pompeii: History of excavations) ...

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


History Pompeii was originally settled around the 7th century BC by the Oscan peoples. The port city was in a prime location for trade as well as farming. The rich ...

Daily life in ancient Pompeii


Archaeological excavations of Pompeii represent an exceptional source of information about daily life in Pompei and in Roman Empire under the rule of ...

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: Pompeii: Its Discovery and ...


Feb 17, 2011 ... See how Pompeii has survived to show us in amazing detail what town-life was like under Roman rule.