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Pompeii: A History of the City and the Eruption of Mount Vesuvius Fergus Mason

Pompeii: A History of the City and the Eruption of Mount Vesuvius

Fergus Mason

Published October 30th 2013
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Kindle Edition
162 pages
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Pompeii was one of most advanced cities of its time- it had a complex water system, gymnasium, and an amphitheater. Despite its advancements, there was one thing it wasnt ready for: Mount Vesuvius—the volcano that led to its ultimate doom.The 79MorePompeii was one of most advanced cities of its time- it had a complex water system, gymnasium, and an amphitheater. Despite its advancements, there was one thing it wasnt ready for: Mount Vesuvius—the volcano that led to its ultimate doom.The 79 AD eruption of Mount Vesuvius was one of the worst disasters in all of European history. In a near instant, over 15,000 people were dead and a city was completely destroyed.This book looks at the rise, fall, and rediscovery of the great city of Pompeii.