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Mount Vesuvius : a descripti... - J. Logan  Lobley

Mount Vesuvius : a descripti...J. Logan Lobley

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Mount Vesuvius : a descriptive, historical, and geological account of the volcano : with a notice of the recent eruption, and an appendix, containing letters by Pliny the younger, a table of dates of eruptions, and a list of Vesuvian minera… more

Mount Vesuvius : a descriptive, historical, and geological account of the volcano : with a notice of the recent eruption and…
J. Logan Lobley
Resurrecting Pompeii - Estelle Lazer

Resurrecting PompeiiEstelle Lazer

Resurrecting Pompeii provides an in-depth study of a unique site from antiquity with information about a population who all died from the same known cause within a short period of time.Pompeii has been continuously excavated and studied sin… more

Resurrecting Pompeii
Estelle Lazer
Routledge , English
Romans (Early Christians Boo... - Kathleen Wiseman

Romans (Early Christians Boo...Kathleen Wiseman

Bestselling HISTORICAL CHRISTIAN ROMANCE CLEAN Christian Women’s Romance (and no violence or foul language) Book ONE of the Early Christian Series Julia is a young, wealthy, Roman woman living in Pompeii. Her life, dedicated to the pagan… more

Romans (Early Christians Book 1) (Christian Romance / Religious Fiction Romance / Religious Historical Fiction)
Kathleen Wiseman
What Was Pompeii? (What Was...?) - Jim O'Connor

What Was Pompeii? (What Was...?)Jim O'Connor

The morning of August 24, AD 79, seemed like any other in the Roman city of Pompeii. So no one was prepared when the nearby volcano Mount Vesuvius suddenly erupted, spouting ash that buried the city and its inhabitants. The disaster left th… more

What Was Pompeii? (What Was…?)
Jim O’Connor
Grosset & Dunlap , English
The 10 Minute Pompeii - Robert James

The 10 Minute PompeiiRobert James

Most people visit Pompeii because they are curious about the plaster remains of the ancient people killed and buried by Mount Vesuvius. But morbid curiousity aside, Pompeii has a fascinating history. It was an advanced civilization that e… more

The 10 Minute Pompeii
Robert James
I Survived #10: I Survived t... - Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #10: I Survived t...Lauren Tarshis

During the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius, one boy struggles to escape. Can he survive the most devastating disaster of ancient times?In this thrilling addition to the bestselling I SURVIVED series, readers are taken back to antiquity … more

I Survived #10: I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79
Lauren Tarshis
Scholastic Inc. , English
Earthquakes and Other Natura... - Harriet Griffey

Earthquakes and Other Natura...Harriet Griffey

Double Tap to Zoom This book brings readers face to face with some of the deadliest natural disasters of all time, from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius to the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. As they go, they’ll learn about the scientific… more

Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters (DK Readers)
Harriet Griffey
DK Publishing , English
In the Shadow of Vesuvius - Liz  Carmichael

In the Shadow of VesuviusLiz Carmichael

Vesuvius is awake. Mira, a fifteen-year-old slave has seen what’s coming. To save her life, and that of her young charge, she must escape her stubborn owner and flee from Herculaneum. The day Mira became the child’s nursemaid, the promise m… more

In the Shadow of Vesuvius
Liz Carmichael
Daimhin Books , English
Whom Gods Have Favoured - Denyse Bridger

Whom Gods Have FavouredDenyse Bridger

Pompeii lies complacent and decadent in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, the populace thriving on their depravity and their hunger for blood and Games. In the midst of the looming destruction, an ancient evil emerges, and claims not only a cel… more

Whom Gods Have Favoured
Denyse Bridger
XOXO Publishing , English
Pompeii: A Sourcebook (Routl... - M. G. L. Cooley

Pompeii: A Sourcebook (Routl...M. G. L. Cooley

This book presents translations of a wide selection of written records which survived the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79, giving a vivid impression of what life was like in the town.From the labels on wine jars to scribbled insults, an… more

Pompeii: A Sourcebook (Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World)
M. G. L. Cooley
Routledge , English
Pompeii...Buried Alive! (Ste... - Edith Kunhardt Davis

Pompeii...Buried Alive! (Ste...Edith Kunhardt Davis

Illus. in full color. “The drama of natural disasters provides prime material to entice young independent readers. In this volume, the account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius describes village life 2,000 years ago, the eruption itself and… more

Pompeii…Buried Alive! (Step into Reading)
Edith Kunhardt Davis
Random House Books for Young Readers , English
The Nut Job - Pamela Ann

The Nut JobPamela Ann

This is a stand-alone novel.  At one point in my life, I had everything. A brilliant job at Wall Street. Hotter than thou fiancée that I adored from head to foot, fantastic set of friends, doting parents and a perfect imper… more

The Nut Job
Pamela Ann
Death: Book 2 (World's Divide) - Ryan Hartung

Death: Book 2 (World's Divide)Ryan Hartung

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Book 2 – Death After their discovery of Zeus’ Lightning Staff in Peru, Colt Andrews and his team begin searching for the next ancient relic waiting to be unearthed. Buried deep beneath the surface of Mount Vesuvius lays Hades’ temple and p… more

Death: Book 2 (World’s Divide)
Ryan Hartung
Molecularly Primed Publishing , English
A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii - Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E ...

A Day of Fire: a novel of PompeiiStephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E ...

Pompeii was a lively resort flourishing in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius at the height of the Roman Empire. When Vesuvius erupted in an explosion of flame and ash, the entire town would be destroyed. Some of its citizens died in the chaos, s… more

A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii
Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn, Vicky Alvear Shecter
Knight Media, LLC , English
Pompeii: A History of the Ci... - Fergus Mason

Pompeii: A History of the Ci...Fergus Mason

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Pompeii was one of most advanced cities of its time; it had a complex water system, gymnasium, and an amphitheater. Despite it’s advancements, there was one thing it wasn’t ready for: Mount Vesuvius—the volcano that led to its ultimate doom… more

Pompeii: A History of the City and the Eruption of Mount Vesuvius
Fergus Mason
BookCaps Study Guides , English
Falling into History - Peter Fleming

Falling into HistoryPeter Fleming

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It isn’t easy travelling with an extraterrestrial fl ower, especially an intelligentMartian one who has the power of thought and speech. Being pursuedthrough time by homicidal maniacs hardly makes it any easier.Space ethicist Kim Hawthorne … more

Falling into History
Peter Fleming
Xlibris , English
The Day After - Jess Holiday, Anya Jones Del...

The Day AfterJess Holiday, Anya Jones Del...

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Enjoy this eclectic mix of short stories, flash fiction and poetry. This book is filled with winners and runners up of the competition on the theme ‘The Day After,’ part of Eastbourne Writes 2012, a community book and writing fair. All auth… more

The Day After
Jess Holiday, Anya Jones Delilah, Sylvia Ash, Sue McCready, Jill Rutherford, Christopher Greene
MyVoice Publishing , English
The Shadow of the Volcano (S... - Wendy Leighton-Porter

The Shadow of the Volcano (S...Wendy Leighton-Porter

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The ancient Roman town of Pompeii lies in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, but its inhabitants are blissfully unaware of the deadly threat of the volcano which is about to devastate their lives. Twins Joe and Jemima Lancelot, still on the hunt… more

The Shadow of the Volcano (Shadows from the Past Book 5)
Wendy Leighton-Porter
Mauve Square Publishing , English
STAB: six tales of horror ("... - Ty Johnston

STAB: six tales of horror ("...Ty Johnston

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Book III of the “S” Collection Horror Trilogy: Six tales of horrorScreaming Right to the EndA member of a trio of survivors of a zombie apocalypse snaps. Can the survivors survive one another?Born to Bring TroubleA mage turned biker finds h… more

STAB: six tales of horror (“S” Collection Horror Trilogy Book 3)
Ty Johnston
Logical Misanthropy , English
Happyslapped by a Jellyfish:... - Karl Pilkington

Happyslapped by a Jellyfish:...Karl Pilkington

A collection of hilarious and compelling insights and anecdotes, diary entries, poems, ‘true’ facts and cartoons on travel from Karl Pilkington, unlikely star of the Ricky Gervais Show, the world’s most successful podcast This is the travel… more

Happyslapped by a Jellyfish: The words of Karl Pilkington
Karl Pilkington
DK , English