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The Resource The town of Hercules : a buried treasure trove, by Joseph Day Deiss

The town of Hercules : a buried treasure trove, by Joseph Day Deiss

Label
The town of Hercules : a buried treasure trove
Title
The town of Hercules
Title remainder
a buried treasure trove
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Day Deiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reconstructs the day in 79 A.D. when the town of Herculaneum was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius and discusses the archaeological excavations of that town made in recent centuries
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
913.37/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DG70.H5
LC item number
D4 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The town of Hercules : a buried treasure trove, by Joseph Day Deiss
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A busy morning in the town of Hercules -- The volcano explodes -- Tales of Hercules and Herculaneum -- The lost town and how it was found -- The modern dig -- How well-to-do people lived -- A country treasure house -- How working people lived -- Justa, story of a Roman slave girl -- Where Justa was tried -- Sports, the arena -- Fun at the baths --- Show time -- Main Street -- Treasure-troves from the past
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780395185162
Lccn
73022058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00802876
Label
The town of Hercules : a buried treasure trove, by Joseph Day Deiss
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A busy morning in the town of Hercules -- The volcano explodes -- Tales of Hercules and Herculaneum -- The lost town and how it was found -- The modern dig -- How well-to-do people lived -- A country treasure house -- How working people lived -- Justa, story of a Roman slave girl -- Where Justa was tried -- Sports, the arena -- Fun at the baths --- Show time -- Main Street -- Treasure-troves from the past
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780395185162
Lccn
73022058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm00802876

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