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 was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania
region of Italy, ... According to Strabo, Pompeii was also captured by the
Etruscans, and in fact recent excavations have s...
Sep 5, 2014 ... 30 interesting Facts About Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius 1.The city and people of
Pompeii did not know that Vesuvius was a volcano, as it ...
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Nov 24, 2015 ... Here, Roman historian and archaeologist Dr Joanne Berry shares eight lesser-
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Jun 29, 2016 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of
Pompeii and Herculaneum.
Jun 5, 2013 ... Here are some facts about the city of Pompeii. Pompeii was an ancient city in
southern Italy. The remains of the settlement are located near to ...
Jul 2, 2016 ... In terms of volume of detailed archaeological data, no other site can rival Pompeii
. This list contains 10 interesting facts about this rich site, ...