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Title:
Pompeii and Herculaneum
Author:
Seely, John, 1941-
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Publication Information:
Des Plaines, Ill. : Heinemann Library, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Summary:
Describes the design, economy, food and drink, homes, gardens, culture, destruction, and ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum, the two cities buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IG 970 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.6 1.0 53110.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 5.9 4 Quiz: 22367.
ISBN:
9781575728599
Format :
Book

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Take students on a tour of key places that define human history. Readers examine each site as it appears today as well as how it would have appeared at its peak. Photographs, site maps, reconstruction artwork, and comprehensive text combine to breathe life into a place, a people, and an era.