This book describes the events of the greatest
natural disaster in European history - the destruction in AD 79 of Pompeii by
the long dormant volcano Vesuvius. The violent eruption of Mount Veuvius on
24th august AD 79 was one of the greatest natural disasters of all time.
Thousands of people were suddenly entomed in the town of Pompeii, taken by
surprise as a layer of ash and pumice, many metres thick, rained down on top of
them from the long-dormant volcano. uncovered nearly 2000 years later. Pompeii
gives ua a fascinating record of everyday roman life.In this stunning book,
Peter Connolly recreates in his artwork and text every detail of the lives of the
people of Pompeii. Their houses, shops, baths, theatres and more are brough
vividly to life.reprint 2003.
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