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Pompeii

Author: Robert Harris; John Lee
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, ℗2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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Engineer Marius Primus, newly in charge of the Aqua Augusta, the aqueduct that brings fresh water to a quarter of a million people around the Bay of Naples, is worried. Springs are drying up, and something has damaged the Augusta's main line on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius. As he heads upslope to repair the aqueduct before the local reservoirs run dry, he is unaware he is about to witness one of the most spectacular  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Harris; John Lee
ISBN: 0736695982 9780736695985
OCLC Number: 53188552
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by John Lee.
Description: 9 audio discs (72 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Robert Harris.

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Engineer Marius Primus, newly in charge of the Aqua Augusta, the aqueduct that brings fresh water to a quarter of a million people around the Bay of Naples, is worried. Springs are drying up, and something has damaged the Augusta's main line on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius. As he heads upslope to repair the aqueduct before the local reservoirs run dry, he is unaware he is about to witness one of the most spectacular catastrophes of ancient times.

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