Historians only eyewitness account of the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius are letters written to the ancient historian Tacitus by Pliny the Younger, nephew to the Roman scholar Pliny the Elder. His account appears in his letters numbered LXV and LXVI.
A collaborative project among scholars, teachers, and students with the broad purpose of bringing classical literature out of college libraries and into a more accessible, online medium.
HyperHistory is an expanding scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps.
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