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Vesuvius A.D. 79
De Carolis Ernesto
edizioni J Paul Getty Museum Pubns collana J Paul Getty Museum Pubns (Hardcover) , 2003
In A.D. 79, Mount Vesuvius exploded in a hail of volcanic rock, sending clouds of fine ash and deadly gases over surrounding towns and farms and burying every trace of life. Two thousand people in nearby Pompeii and Herculaneum died within hours. The authors present an account of the seismic and volcanic activity leading...