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text Bodies from the ash

Summary
Details the events that occurred when Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried Pompeii in 79 A.D., focusing on how this information was deduced from the skeletons found by archaeologists at the site. In ancient times, Pompeii was one of the largest citie... Read more
Contents

August 24 and 25, AD 79 -- Rediscovering Pompeii -- The plaster bodies of Pompeii -- Lives from the ashes -- Herculaneumµs different fate -- A final excavation.

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text
Description
50 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 29 cm.
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin 2005

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KCL Y 937 DEEM in Young Adult Collection Available

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