Pompeii: The History, Life and Art of the Buried City available in Hardcover
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- White Star Publishers
Preserved by the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, many of Pompeii's temples, homes, public spaces, and artistic treasures remain intact, providing us with a remarkable inheritance of a long-gone era. This insightful volumecomplete with photographs, three-dimensional reconstructions, drawings, and meticulously plotted maps and floor plansis essential for anyone intending to visit the city. Now available in a new, smaller trim size, it presents a wealth of information on Pompeii's archaeological sites, cultural universe, and everyday life.
|Publisher:||White Star Publishers|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||10.40(w) x 14.20(h) x 1.30(d)|
About the Author
Marisa Ranieri Panetta writes for specialized publications, such as Archeo. In 1997 she won the UNESCO "Media Saves Art" prize for reporting on Pompeii. In 2002 she was awarded the International Theodor Mommsen Prize for her reports on Campi Flegrei.