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Pompeii AD 79 : a city buried by a volcanic eruption

Author: Victoria Parker
Publisher: Oxford : Raintree, 2006.
Series: When disaster struck.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the destruction of Pompeii by the eruption of Vesuvius in A.D. 79 and what its rediscovery and excavation has revealed about daily life in the Roman Empire. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Parker
ISBN: 9781406202908 1406202908 9781406203004 1406203009
OCLC Number: 190965672
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 56 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, color portraits ; 24 cm.
Series Title: When disaster struck.
Responsibility: Vic Parker.

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The town lay buried for centuries before diggers exposed secrets of ancient Roman life. Timelines, a glossary, ideas for research, and suggestions for future reading are included in this exciting  Read more...

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