Explore 360° Pompeii

Explore 360° Pompeii

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Baker & Taylor
Offers an in-depth look at life in Pompeii before, during and after the eruption of Vesuvius. Includes a CD-ROM of 3D model animations that put viewers right in the heart of the action.

Barron's Educational Publishing
More than 1,900 years ago, the Roman city of Pompeii was frozen in time when the massive eruption of Mt. Vesuvius buried the city, and everyone in it, under layers of ash. Today, millions are gripped by the dramatic story of the sudden destruction of the town, and the fascinating preservation of the people and animals who were there when it happened.Explore 360°Pompeii offers an in-depth look at life in the city before, during, and after the eruption. Young readers will be amazed by:
  • Spectacular fold-out artwork of Pompeii before and after the destruction
  • Spreads with stunning 3D features illustrating the city's tavern, forum, public baths, amphitheater, bakery, and more
  • A historical review of Pompeii, from what daily life was like in the town to the eruption of the volcano to the discovery of the buried city in the 1800s
    Enclosed with the book is a fabulous CD-ROM with 3D model animations that will take viewers on a meticulously detailed tour of Pompeii, giving them a taste of what life was like in the city and putting them at the heart of the action. Approximately 125 full-color and black and white images throughout. (Ages 8-14)

  • Offers an in-depth look at life in the city before, during, and after the eruption. Comes with a CD-ROM of 3D model animations that puts viewers right in the heart of the action. (Ages 8-14)

    Baker
    & Taylor

    Presents the people, places, and treasures of the Roman city of Pompeii as it was before the volcanic eruption of Vesuvius in 79 A.D. that devastated the city.

    Publisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, c2015
    ISBN: 9780764167669
    Branch Call Number: KIT J 937.72568 CHR
    Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,31 cm +,1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
    Additional Contributors: Vongprachanh, Somchith - Illustrator
    Alternative Title: Pompeii

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