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The Buried City of Pompeii : What it Was Like When Vesuvius Exploded

by Tanaka, Shelley

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear

Toronto: Scholastic / Madison Press, 1997 "I Was There " series. ". with fascinating text and splendid, accurate, illustrations, this book recreates the lost world of this buried Roman city and--based on archaeological detective work-describes how Eros the steward might have lived, and how he came to die in his master's house. Returnoing to the present , the ongoing scientific study of Pompeii is described, showing how it is helping us to learn more abot life during Roman times. 48p. illus. col. First Thus. Laminated HC. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear. Illus. by Greg Ruhl.


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