Ancientpagescom - on february 5, 62 ad pompeii, an ancient roman town-city near modern naples, was at the epicenter of an earthquake the earthquake was approximately 75 in magnitude and may have been a precursor to the eruption of mount vesuvius in ad 79 that destroyed pompeii and herculaneum. Herculaneum: herculaneum, ancient city of 4,000-5,000 inhabitants in campania, italy it lay 5 miles (8 km) southeast of naples, at the western base of mount vesuvius, and was destroyed together with pompeii, torre annunziata, and stabiae by the vesuvius eruption of ad 79 the town of. Exploring the art and architecture of ancient pompeii evie graham pompeii attracts intrigued visitors for something even more unusual than its 2000 year old history style itself is said to be mostly inspired by the excavations and rediscovery of pompeii and herculaneum. This video covers the hsc syllabus for the social structure of pompeii and herculaneum this goes through all the necessary relationships within society incl. In this undated photo provided by mark robinson, environmental archeologist at oxford university museum of natural history, a scallop shell with makeup found in a sewer of herculaneum archaeologists picking through latrines, sewers, cesspits and trash dumps at pompeii and herculaneum have flushed. Houses and society in pompeii and herculaneum by a wallace-hadrill (princeton university press, 1994) unpeeling pompeii edited by j berry hands on history: ancient britain travel back in time to ancient britain and create your own stone circle hands on history: roman britain.
Elite hsc ancient history study notes from australia's highest ranking students on highschoolnotes. Detailed band 6 ancient history notes on the core study of pompeii and herculaneum includes a vast range of sources so that you can get the edge i put a lot o. Hsc ancient history: exam prep & syllabus / history courses course navigator mural paintings in pompeii social prestige in pompeii and herculaneum had a lot to do with the kind of home in which you lived. Work and play in everyday pompeii gallery by dr joanne berry much evidence of the worship of isis has been found at both pompeii and herculaneum hands on history: ancient britain. 101 hsc part 1: core study - cities of vesuvius - pompeii and herculaneum | see more ideas about pompeii, ancient greece and ancient rome. Pompeii: herculaneum: the initial reaction of the people to the eruption determined their fate rostovtzeff was a russian exile who became professor of ancient history and archaeology at yale university for his history.
Core study: cities of vesuvius pompeii and herculaneum ancient history stage 6 syllabus examinable content: 1 ancient history - book 1 page 5 pompeii the site of pompeii was situated to the south of mount vesuvius also on an earlier lava. Abstract each year around 11,000 teenagers in the australian state of new south wales study the archaeological sites of pompeii and herculaneum as a compulsory topic in the senior school subject of ancient history. Ancient tradition connected herculaneum with the (with historically attested names, but fictional life-stories) living in pompeii, herculaneum and around the recovering the lost library of herculaneum is a kbyu-tv documentary that traces the history of the herculaneum papyri from. Much is known about the buildings in the city of pompeii from the excavated (including herculaneum), pompeii was divided up it blocks called insulae which nowhere else can we see so complete a documentation of ancient home life as at pompeii and the nearby town and herculaneum. History ancient traditions famous people important events artifacts two pregnant women and their fetuses latest victims of mount vesuvius' eruption will agree that at least a thousand people were buried under dozens of feet of lava in the cities of pompeii and herculaneum. 1 ancient human remains 101 part i: core study: cities of vesuvius - pompeii and herculaneum 31 102 part ii: ancient societies ancient history stage 6 has a unique role in the school curriculum because it allows students.
Examination ancient history general instructions reading time - 5 minutes working time - 3 hours write using black or blue pen discuss the challenges of conserving the sites of pompeii and herculaneum in your answer. Complete notes on hsc ancient history's core topic pompeii and herculaneum found on a really helpful site, thought i would share with my fellow hsc sufferers.
Plumbing history plumbing faqs plumbing from rome's cloaca maxima, largest of the ancient sewers, to the famous spas of aquae sulis in bath mount vesuvius erupted and obliterated the ancient roman resort towns of pompeii and herculaneum beneath the lava ruins rests a. Explain what the written and archaeological sources reveal about the 79ad eruption in pompeii and herculaneum written and archaeological sources.