The Last Days of Pompeii
Echo Library, Jan 1, 2007 - Fiction - 304 pages
This is the classic Victorian tale of the last days of Pompeii, the doomed city that lay at the feet of Mount Vesuvius. From poets to flower-girls, gladiators to Roman tribunes, here is a plausible story of their lives, their loves, and the tragic fate that awaited them.
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Review: The Last Days Of PompeiiUser Review - Tim - Goodreads
Interesting, but very dated. A lot of insights into Ancient Roman society, but beware of the outdated language. One laughable bit was where bloodletting by leeches was mentioned as a modern medical practice. Ewww! Read full review
Review: The Last Days Of PompeiiUser Review - Brenda - Goodreads
Fascinated me! Revealed how the people of Pompeii lived, what their daily lives were like. As the author describes the volcano erupting, I felt that I was right there and could feel what the people ... Read full review