A gloriously illustrated and comprehensive survey of the most famous ancient site in the world.The dramatic story of Pompeii's destruction has been handed down to us by Roman writers, its paintings and mosaics have astonished visitors since their discovery in the eighteenth century, and its houses and public buildings to this day present a vivid picture of life, disaster, and death in a Roman town.
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Joanne Berry teaches ancient history and archaeology at Swansea University. She is the author of The Complete Pompeii and co-author of The Lives of the Romans, both published by Thames & Hudson.
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Book Description Thames Hudson Ltd, United Kingdom, 2007. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 262 x 201 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This profusely illustrated volume, the latest instalment in Thames Hudson s bestselling Complete series, is the most up-to-date, comprehensive and authoritative account of the most important archaeological site in the world. Nine chapters cover the rise and fall of Pompeii and all aspects of its life, including reconstructions of the daily lives of the town s inhabitants, the dramatic story of Pompeii s destruction through the words of Roman writers and the spectacular remains of volcanic debris and damage. It is sure to become the standard account for tourist, traveller, student and scholar alike. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780500051504