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Pompeii : a novel

Author: Robert Harris
Publisher: New York : Random House Trade Pbks., 2005, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Random House trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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When the aqueduct that brings fresh water to thousands of people around the bay of Naples fails, Roman engineer Marius Primus heads to the slopes of Mount Vesuvius to investigate, only to come face to face with an impending catastrophe.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Harris
ISBN: 0812974611 9780812974614
OCLC Number: 62632161
Description: 278 pages : map ; 21 cm
Contents: 8 books (278 p.; 21 cm.) --
Content list --
Author biography & list of additional resources --
Discussion questions --
Sign-up sheet --
Book kit policy & suggestions for use of kit.
Responsibility: Robert Harris.

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When the aqueduct that brings fresh water to thousands of people around the bay of Naples fails, Roman engineer Marius Primus heads to the slopes of Mount Vesuvius to investigate, only to come face to face with an impending catastrophe.

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