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    Pompeii: The History, Life and Art of the Buried City (Hardback) By (author) Marisa Ranieri Panetta, Photographs by Araldo de Luca

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    DescriptionPreserved 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.

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    The History, Life and Art of the Buried City
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Marisa Ranieri Panetta, Photographs by Araldo de Luca
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 242 mm
    Height: 332 mm
    Thickness: 42 mm
    Weight: 2,862 g
    ISBN 13: 9788854407183
    ISBN 10: 8854407186

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Approval Code: A14202040
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 22
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15540
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    LC classification: DG
    DC22: 937.7
    Abridged Dewey: 937
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDAR
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 06
    DC23: 937.72568
    Thema V1.0: NHC
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAR
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, maps
    White Star
    Imprint name
    White Star
    Publication date
    05 February 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    MARISA RANIERI PANETTA is an editor and an archaeologist. She has published archival research and historical essays on Magna Graecia and Rome's Imperial Age. ARALDO DE LUCA is one of the world's leading art photographers, he has published numerous works in books, catalogs and magazines.