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Eye witness account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, 79 AD.

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Pompeii: Pompeii, preserved ancient Roman city in Italy destroyed by a volcanic eruption in 79 CE.
In any event, if there were Jews at Pompeii—and it seems there were—they may well have made the connection between the events of 70 and 79: God was indeed taking revenge against the Romans for destroying his Temple.

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24/08/1979 · Eye witness account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, 79 AD.
That’s not exactly the question I want to raise, however. Rather, did anyone at the time see it that way? Did anyone connect the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 C.E. with the Roman destruction of Jerusalem in 70?

 

Suburban Baths (Pompeii) - Wikipedia

Of all the lost cities in the world, ancient Pompeii is the most ‘found’
The excavation of the Complesso dei Casti Amanti was done ex novo (from scratch). The present director, Pietro Giovanni Guzzo (who started his stint in Pompeii in 1994) has had to confront many management and financial problems in order to plan the finishing of excavations and the complete restoration of the buildings. In the most recent years, excavations have been carried out outside the Porta Stabia, and also in Murecine, near the river Sarno, where the Hospitium dei Sulpici has been uncovered.

Buried by burning hot ash, Pompeii was completely destroyed in a matter of hours by the eruption of Mt
From Pompeii, we have more or less the ancient equivalent of the filing cabinet of a local banker and auctioneer, Lucius Caecilius Jucundus. It is clear from these that he had some dubious ethics: Jucundus used to lend money to those wanting to buy at his auctions, so he took both a commission on the sale and interest on the loan.


The Suburban Baths are located in Pompeii, Italy

I learned from an Allied Military Governmentofficer that 78 planes (B-25) were destroyed on the Pompeii airfield during the past few daysby the lava and cinders."

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"The eruption seems to have abated very slowly during the past few days.

The Destruction of Pompeii, 79 AD

If you want to work out what happened in an ancient bar, two series of paintings from bar walls in Pompeii show exactly that: the barmaid bringing drinks, some casual flirtation, blokes playing a dice game — and finally the predictable brawl. Even more revealing is a set of paintings from a large house in Pompeii, which show scenes from life in the Forum, or main square of the city.

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During these years many famous scholars came to study the remains of Pompeii, and one of them, August Mau, in 1882, created a system for categorizing the Pompeian pictures into a range of decorative styles. His work still provides the standard framework for the study of these ancient Roman paintings.

19/12/2017 · Pompeii

But there had been warning of trouble afoot – in his eyewitness account of the eruption Pliny the Younger talks of the earthquakes that had shaken the region over the previous days – and many of the inhabitants must already have left, taking their most precious possessions with them. These were cities caught not in mid-life, but in mid-evacuation. We need to consider this when we try to re-imagine their domestic world. We need to re-clutter Pompeii and Herculaneum, bearing in mind not only all the stuff that was destroyed in the eruption, but also what had been loaded into carts and on to donkeys and taken to safety.

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The nine books of Antichità d'Ercolano Esposte by the Accademia Ercolanese (from 1757 onwards), as well as the works of Winckelmann, Francois Mazois and William Gell, informed the whole of Europe about what was being revealed as the ancient Roman towns of Herculaneum and Pompeii were slowly being uncovered.