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The Resource Pompeii : the vanished city, by the editors of Time-Life Books

Pompeii : the vanished city, by the editors of Time-Life Books

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Pompeii : the vanished city
Title
Pompeii
Title remainder
the vanished city
Statement of responsibility
by the editors of Time-Life Books
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Detailed essays, extensive photos, and informative sidebars describe life in ancient Pompeii, showing the results of significant archaeological digs; also includes a time line and a bibliography
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Summary
Recounts the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, which buried the city of Pompeii under volcanic ash, describes what daily life was like in the city, and discusses the excavation of the archaeological site
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167083
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
937/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DG70.P7
LC item number
P667 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Lost civilizations
Target audience
adult
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the vanished city
Label
Pompeii : the vanished city, by the editors of Time-Life Books
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-165) and index
Contents
When darkness came rolling over the land -- Essay: The hour of death -- Across the ages, the hum of life -- Essay: a god at every turn -- The Pompeians at home -- Essay: Houses raised from the ashes -- The miracles and mysteries of Herculaneum -- Essay: An eye for nature
Control code
137184
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
168 p.
Isbn
9780809498628
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
92001277
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25282087
  • (OCoLC)25282087
Label
Pompeii : the vanished city, by the editors of Time-Life Books
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-165) and index
Contents
When darkness came rolling over the land -- Essay: The hour of death -- Across the ages, the hum of life -- Essay: a god at every turn -- The Pompeians at home -- Essay: Houses raised from the ashes -- The miracles and mysteries of Herculaneum -- Essay: An eye for nature
Control code
137184
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
168 p.
Isbn
9780809498628
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
92001277
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25282087
  • (OCoLC)25282087

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