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Mt. Vesuvius and the Destruction of Pompeii, A.D. 79

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Book Description
One peaceful August day in AD 79, the people of Pompeii were going about their business-baking bread, eating lunch, lounging in the afternoon heat. Suddenly there was a great explosion, and tons of rock, ash, and gas were spewed into the air. Mount Vesuvius was erupting! In just 19 hours, most of the inhabitants were dead, and a layer of ash had buried the city. This is the story of what happened ... More
Book Information
PublisherMitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101584154195
ISBN-13978-1584154198
Publication Date11/21/2005
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About Russell Roberts (Author) : Russell Roberts is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Russell Roberts include Poseidon (Profiles in Greek and Roman Mythology), Stephen F. A... more
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