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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, in the territory of the comune of Pompei. Pompeii, along with Herculaneum and many villas in the surroundi...

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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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  ...

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

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Feb 2, 2016 ... A good disaster story never fails to fascinate — and, given that it actually happened, the story of Pompeii especially so. Buried and thus frozen ...

Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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Jun 29, 2016 ... It is best known because of the eruption in A.D. 79 that destroyed the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Mount Vesuvius is considered to be ...

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Dec 19, 2013 ... www.zerooneanimation.com A Day in Pompeii, a Melbourne Winter Masterpieces exhibition, was held at Melbourne Museum from 26 June to ...

BBC - History - Pompeii: Portents of Disaster

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Mar 29, 2011 ... Read a detailed account about the disaster at Pompeii. ... reveal the destruction of Bronze Age settlements, with their huts and pots and pans ...

The Enduring Mysteries Of Mount Vesuvius And The Destruction Of ...

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Aug 25, 2015 ... Additionally, paintings found in the ruins of the city of Pompeii drawings of mountains are not very prominent. The only exception to this is one ...

The Fall and Rise and Fall of Pompeii | History | Smithsonian

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On a sweltering summer afternoon, Antonio Irlando leads me down the Via dell' Abbondanza, the main thoroughfare in first-century Pompeii. The architect and ...

The Destruction of Pompeii City - Riversdale Community College

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Along with Herculaneum, its sister city, Pompeii was destroyed, and completely buried, during a catastrophic eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius spanning ...

British Museum - Eruption timeline

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... story of the day Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD 79, with an eyewitness account alongside archaeological evidence to piece together the destruction of Pompeii ...

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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.
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Pompeii - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Pompeii, including videos, interesting articles, ... That prehistoric catastrophe destroyed almost every village, house and farm ...

The Destruction of Pompeii—God's Revenge? - Biblical ...

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Aug 24, 2016 ... The eruption of Mt. Vesuvius destroyed the opulent vacation destinations of Roman elites in August 79 C.E.—almost exactly nine years after ...

25 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Pompeii Destruction - List25

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Jan 1, 2015 ... It would be hard to find someone who has never heard of Pompeii, the glorious Ancient Roman city that got destroyed and buried under ash ...