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.
. The archaeological digs at the site extend to the street level of the AD 79
volcanic event; deeper digs in older parts of Pompeii ...
The people in Pompeii and Herculaneum were taken by complete surprise when
the volcano erupted. ... Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii: Facts and history
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 ...
Nov 24, 2015 ... Here, Roman historian and archaeologist Dr Joanne Berry shares eight lesser-
known Pompeii facts… 1) Pompeii is not frozen in time, nor is it a ...
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May 23, 2014 ... The highest ever rated history documentary on the BBC at the time of its ....
Knowing what the volcano did, then being in Pompeii with Vesuvius ...
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
Jun 5, 2013 ... The city of Pompeii was built at the foot of the volcano, Mount Vesuvius. ... Pliny
the Elder, lost his life trying to rescue the people of Pompeii.
Pompeii. The city of Pompeii is a partially buried Roman town-city near modern ...
In their last moment of life, the expression of terror is often quite clearly visible .
Pompeii: The Last Day is a dramatized documentary that tells of the eruption of ...
most fateful days - comes to vivid life in this critically acclaimed dramatization.