Pompeii: Stories From an Eruption


Subject:
Geology , Geography , History By Place , Italy and Rome , Volcanoes

Description:
Companion website to a 2005-2006 exhibition at the Field Museum (Chicago) about the volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79 that affected Pompeii, Herculaneum, Oplontis, and other areas. Features images of selected items in the exhibition (artifacts, casts, and frescoes), and essays on volcanism and some of the ancient Roman cities near Mount Vesuvius. Also includes a classroom guide.

Publisher:
The Field Museum

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fieldmuseum.org/pompeii/


PID= res:lii-19653