Pompeii: The History, Life and Art of the Buried City

Pompeii: The History, Life and Art of the Buried City

by Marisa Ranieri Panetta
     
 

ISBN-10: 8854400300

ISBN-13: 9788854400306

Pub. Date: 10/15/2004

Publisher: 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 volume—complete with photographs, three-dimensional reconstructions, drawings, and meticulously plotted maps and floor plans—is essential

Overview

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 volume—complete with photographs, three-dimensional reconstructions, drawings, and meticulously plotted maps and floor plans—is 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.
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788854400306
Publisher:
White Star Publishers
Publication date:
10/15/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
10.40(w) x 14.20(h) x 1.30(d)

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