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Publisher: Franklin Watts Ltd
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Pompeii is one of the world's most famous sites where ancient history can still be explored today. Other books in this series. Digging into History: Solving The Mysteries of Stonehenge.

Pompeii is one of the world's most famous sites where ancient history can still be explored today. The devastation of the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, when mount Vesuvius erupted, has puzzled and fascinated archaeologists and historians for hundreds of years. The way the city was preserved, buried deep under the volcanic ash has revealed amazing clues about what life was like in a city during the period of the Roman Empire.

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The book fills in the details of how we think the people who lived there at the time built and used these amazing tombs. It also explains how some of the archaeological discoveries were uncovered which have helped to piece together our understanding of this fascinating time.

The book fills in the details of how we think the people who lived there at the time built and used these amazing tombs. Hachette Children's Group.

Solving Mysteries and Rewriting History!" (ISBN 978-1368008419) is a companion book to the first season of the DuckTales reboot, written by Rob Renzetti and the show's staff writer Rachel Vine and illustrated by Niki Foley

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Pompeii lay entombed for 1,500 years, until its existence was hinted at in the late sixteenth century by small . Despite this nearly constant collecting, surveying, mapping, and digging, as of 2018, about a third of Pompeii still had never been excavated.

Pompeii lay entombed for 1,500 years, until its existence was hinted at in the late sixteenth century by small discoveries of ancient remains made by the Renaissance architect Domenico Fontana during construction of an underground water tunnel. No further work took place at the site for almost 150 years, when excavations began in earnest at the direction of Charles of Bourbon, the king of Naples.

Pompeii is a novel by Robert Harris, published by Random House in 2003. It blends historical fiction with the real-life eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD, which overwhelmed Pompeii and its surrounding environs

Pompeii is a novel by Robert Harris, published by Random House in 2003. It blends historical fiction with the real-life eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD, which overwhelmed Pompeii and its surrounding environs. The novel is notable for its references to various aspects of volcanology and use of the Roman calendar.

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Pompeii remained mostly untouched until 1748, when a group of explorers looking for ancient artifacts arrived in.

Pompeii remained mostly untouched until 1748, when a group of explorers looking for ancient artifacts arrived in Campania and began to dig. They found that the ashes had acted as a marvelous preservative: Underneath all that dust, Pompeii was almost exactly as it had been almost 2,000 years before. Its buildings were intact. Today, the excavation of Pompeii has been going on for almost three centuries, and scholars and tourists remain just as fascinated by the city’s eerie ruins as they were in the 18th century. Citation Information.

While humanity has solved big questions and discovered much for thousands of years, here are the 25 Biggest Mysteries Of History. The biggest mysteries of history can cause the greatest of sleuths to crack. While curiosity might kill the cat, it’ll likely just make you go insane if you think about it too much. Still, a little mystery never hurt anyone, right? So, brace yourself, we are about to unleash the most amazing mysteries known to man. Although some of these mysteries are infamous, others are more obscure but no less curious. Think you have what it takes to figure out these baffling mysteries? Check out these 25 Biggest Mysteries Of History.

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