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Eruption timeline

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The story of the day Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD 79, with an eyewitness account alongside archaeological evidence to piece together the destruction of Pompeii and Herculaneum.
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Eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79

In the year of AD 79, Mount Vesuvius erupted in one of the most catastrophic and infamous eruptions in European history. Historians have learned about the eruption from the eyewitness account of Pliny the Younger, a Roman administrator and poet.

Overview of the eruption with links to further information

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