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Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania region of Italy, ..... Although in the story the narrator uses reports that Pliny the Elder died from inhaling the fumes of...

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.

Pompeii - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was finally re-discovered in 1755 CE when work on the construction of the Sarno Canal began. Local stories of 'the city' were proved ...

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Sep 23, 2012 ... ... George Kourounis visits the ancient city of Pompeii in the shadow of Mount ... Pompeii first discovery 1758 documentary story of eruption of ...

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

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Jul 29, 2011 ... But none was hit harder than vacation town Pompeii, which was ... Many of the buildings in the most modern parts of town were two stories high ...

Mount Vesuvius & Pompeii: Facts & History - Live Science

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Mar 13, 2013 ... The only active volcano on mainland Europe is famous for destroying the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

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 ...

Ancient Rome for Kids: The City of Pompeii - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the City of Pompeii of Ancient Rome which was destroyed by the eruption of the volcano Mount Vesuvius.

British Museum - Eruption timeline

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The eruption story. In AD 79 Mount Vesuvius broke its centuries-long silence, with devastating results for the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum and their ...

Top 10 Facts About Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii - Degreed Blog

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That all changed on August 24, 79 AD, when a massive eruption destroyed the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, submerging them under layers of volcanic ...

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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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The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD - EyeWitness to History

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We pick up his story as he describes the warning raised by his mother: "My uncle was stationed at Misenum, in active command of the fleet. On 24 August, in the ...

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 ...

Pompeii - Awesome Stories

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Pompeii's citizens do not understand that a disaster is about to engulf their town. They ignore the warnings from a rumbling Vesuvius; then their.