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Victims of Vesuvius Elizabeth Heimbach

Victims of Vesuvius

Elizabeth Heimbach

Published October 1st 2001
ISBN : 9781898855743
Paperback
750 pages
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 About the Book 

This is a lavishly illustrated account of private and public life in the doomed cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. After an introductory chapter on the destruction caused by Vesuvius and the archaeological excavations, there are accounts of growingMoreThis is a lavishly illustrated account of private and public life in the doomed cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. After an introductory chapter on the destruction caused by Vesuvius and the archaeological excavations, there are accounts of growing up in Pompeii, eating and drinking, entertainment, making a living, the political structure and slavery. The book also features a range of suggested student projects dealing with Pompeii.