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Pompeii

Author: Liz Sonneborn
Publisher: Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, ©2008.
Series: Unearthing ancient worlds.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the discovery and excavation of the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., and what has been learned about life there.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Children's nonfiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Sonneborn
ISBN: 9780822575054 0822575051
OCLC Number: 137222864
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Discovering Herculaneum --
Learning to excavate --
Weber's mission --
Exploring Pompeii --
A proposal for the accademia --
Criticism and praise.
Series Title: Unearthing ancient worlds.
Responsibility: by Liz Sonneborn.
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Describes the discovery and excavation of the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., and what has been learned about life there.

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