Pompeii

Pompeii: Selected full-text books and articles

The World of Pompeii By John J. Dobbins; Pedar W. Foss Routledge, 2007
Pompeii: A Sourcebook By Alison E. Cooley; M. G. L. Cooley Routledge, 2004
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FREE! Pompeii: Its Life and Art By August Mau; Francis W. Kelsey Macmillan, 1907 (Revised edition)
Lost Cities and Vanished Civilizations By Robert Silverberg Chilton, 1962
Librarian's tip: Chap. 1 "Pompeii"
Uncovering the Past: A History of Archaeology By William H. Stiebing Jr Prometheus Books, 1993
Librarian's tip: "The Discovery of Pompeii and Herculaneum" begins on p. 145
The Mute Stones Speak: The Story of Archaeology in Italy By Paul MacKendrick St. Martin's Press, 1960
Librarian's tip: Chap. 8 "The Victims of Vesuvius"
The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii By Roger Ling Clarendon Press, vol.1, 1997
Ancient Muses: Archaeology and the Arts By John H. Jameson; John E. Ehrenhard; Christine A. Finn University of Alabama Press, 2003
Librarian's tip: Chap. 9 "Pompeii: A Site for All Seasons"
FREE! Herculaneum, Past, Present & Future By Charles Waldstein; Leonard Shoobridge MacMillan, 1908
Librarian's tip: Chap. III "The Earthquake of 63 A.D. and the Eruption of 79 A. D."
Light, Space and Affluent Taste: Ancient Pompeian Houses and Their Decoration By Masters, S Akroterion, Annual 2009
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Natural Disasters and Cultural Change By Robin Torrence; John Grattan Routledge, 2002
Librarian's tip: Chap. 7 "Recurring Tremors: The Continuing Impact of the AD 79 Eruption of Mt Vesuvius"
The Earth Machine: The Science of a Dynamic Planet By Edmond A. Mathez; James D. Webster Columbia University Press, 2004
Librarian's tip: "Vesuvius: The Anatomy of an Explosive Eruption" begins on p. 121
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