Secrets of Pompeii: Buried City of Ancient Rome (Archeological Mysteries)
Dig through the ruins at the base of the mighty Mount Vesuvius to discover the archeological wonder of the once-buried city of Pompeii. What do the site's ornate buildings and sculptures tell us about how the ancient Romans lived? And what can be gleaned from the body casts of those who died in Mount Vesuvius' massive outburst? Travel along with scientists to find out how their discoveries shed light on this historic site's deepest mysteries. Unlocking the secrets of the past is just an artifact away!
Introduce children to an exciting journey-a fascinating journey into well-documented historical discoveries in this engaging series. Beautifully illustrated with photographs and maps, each book also contains bold vocabulary words with definitions, a glossary, interesting archaeological facts, glossary, index and 3 exercises to encourage critical thinking with Common Core. With a GRL Q (RL 3.4), this series is a natural extension of learning at home and school. SC. 32 pgs. ~Deanne