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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pompeii

The inhabitants of Pompeii had long been used to minor quaking (indeed, the writer Pliny the Younger wrote that earth ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eruption_of_Mount_Vesuvius_in_79

The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 was one of the most catastrophic volcanic eruptions in ... The 79 AD eruption was preceded by a powerful earthquake seventeen years before on February 5, 62 AD, which ... The deaths of 600 sheep from "tainted air" in the vicinity of Pompeii, reported by Seneca the Younger, leads ...

www.history.com/topics/ancient-history/pompeii

Find out more about the history of Pompeii, including videos, interesting articles, ... It was nearly wiped out during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. What  ...

www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/pompeii.htm

Eye witness account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, 79 AD. ... the inhabitants of the neighboring Roman resort cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum and Stabiae.

www.livescience.com/27871-mount-vesuvius-pompeii.html

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 ...

www.openculture.com/2016/02/watch-the-destruction-of-pompeii-by-mount-vesuvius-re-created-with-computer-animation-79-ad.html

Feb 2, 2016 ... Buried and thus frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, the ancient Roman town of 11,000 has provided an object of great ...

www.aroundrometours.com/30-interesting-facts-about-pompeii-and-mount-vesuvius-art39-uid1.htm

Sep 5, 2014 ... The city and people of Pompeii did not know that Vesuvius was a ... The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD over the cities of Pompeii and ...

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Jan 1, 2015 ... It would be hard to find someone who has never heard of Pompeii, the ... buried under ash after the volcano Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.

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Jan 1, 2015 ... They couldn't know how dangerous Vesuvius was because the last major eruption before the one in 79 AD was 1800 BC. At that time, it ...

www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/romans/pompeii_portents_01.shtml

Mar 29, 2011 ... It is certain that when the eruption of Vesuvius started on the morning of 24 August, AD 79, it caught the local population utterly unprepared.