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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.

Pompeii - Wikipedia

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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.

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 ...

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

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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 ...

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 ...

Daily life in ancient Pompeii

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

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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 ...

Pompeii - New World Encyclopedia

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Pompeii took part in the war that the towns of Campania ... in 80 B.C.E. Pompeii was forced to surrender after the conquest of Nola.

Pompeii - Classics - Oxford Bibliographies

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Jul 28, 2015 ... In German (Pompeii in life and art); an English translation by Francis Kelsey ( New Rochelle, NY: Caratzas, 1982). Early comprehensive surveys ...